Ford Targets 41% Per-Vehicle Cut in Waste to Landfills by 2016

Ford Targets 41% Per-Vehicle Cut in Waste to Landfills by 2016

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Ford plans to reduce waste generated per vehicle globally to 13.4 pounds (6.1 kilograms) per vehicle, from 22.7 pounds in 2011, the Dearborn, Michigan-based company said in an e-mailed statement. Ford pledged separately in June that it would reduce energy use in its factories by 25 percent in the same period.