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The Driving Force for Environmental Compliance

The ECAR Center provides an online information-rich gateway for Federal and state-specific environmental compliance assistance for automotive dismantling and recycling operations.

On you will find fact sheets on over 20 topics, regularly updated national, federal, state and market news pages as well as topic hubs on pollution prevention and airbag management.

At you can find a fact sheet for over 20 topics important to automotive recyclers including:

  • Antifreeze
  • Aqueous Cleaning
  • Batteries (Lead-Acid)
  • Brake Fluid
  • Floor Drains
  • Fuel (Gasoline & Diesel)
  • Hazardous Wastes
  • Mercury
  • Oil (Used)
  • Oil Filters (Used)
  • Refrigerants (CFCs)
  • Septic Tanks & Disposal Wells
  • Shop Towels
  • Solvent Cleaning
  • Stormwater
  • Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP)
  • Tires (Used, Scrap)
  • Transmission Fluid
  • Vehicle Crusher
  • Wastewater
  • Window Cleaner

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