White Paper

Recycling Lightweight Automobiles

Date:
May 20, 2017

Lightweight design is an important factor to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Download the free sustainability white paper on recycling of lightweight automobiles

Nevertheless, not every weight savings inevitably reduces emissions.

On the one hand, materials of lower weight need more energy to produce but, on the other hand, they reduce the consumption in the useful life.

Only a consideration of the entire life of the automobile can determine if the lightweight design is actually environmentally efficient.

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