Use of recyclable materials increasing in automotive industry
Focus on assessing emissions during the entire life cycle of a vehicle to determine the overall impact on the environment is ensuring a higher use of recycled material in manufacturing
Automotive has been considered one of the most resource-intensive manufacturing industries for several decades now. Be it the use of fossil fuel or raw materials that are not biodegradable, automotive is perceived to be an industry with a substantial environmental impact. This has made the automotive industry a focal point in an increasing number of discussions related to environmental conservation and repair. Automakers are being challenged, through stricter regulations, to reduce their environmental footprint.