73rd Annual ARA Convention to Include Technology Forum Featuring Leading Automotive Recycling Software Providers

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA)’s 73rd Annual Convention and Exposition will for the first time feature an all-day Technology Forum specifically designed for professional automotive recyclers and their employees.  The largest gathering of the professional automotive recycling industry will take place October 26-29, 2016 in Baltimore, Maryland with the Technology Forum taking place on … Continue reading 73rd Annual ARA Convention to Include Technology Forum Featuring Leading Automotive Recycling Software Providers

Automotive Recyclers Admonish General Motors’ Circular Economy Detour

WASHINGTON, DC -- The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) today is admonishing General Motors (GM) and its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mary Barra for GM’s new anti-environmental position on the utilization of recycled GM parts.  GM’s revised position statement on recycled and salvage original equipment manufacturers’ (OEM) parts, found on the corporation’s updated “Genuine GM Parts” … Continue reading Automotive Recyclers Admonish General Motors’ Circular Economy Detour

Automotive Recyclers Admonish General Motors’ Circular Economy Detour

  WASHINGTON, DC -- The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) today is admonishing General Motors (GM) and its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mary Barra for GM’s new anti-environmental position on the utilization of recycled GM parts.  GM’s revised position statement on recycled and salvage original equipment manufacturers’ (OEM) parts, found on the corporation’s updated “Genuine GM … Continue reading Automotive Recyclers Admonish General Motors’ Circular Economy Detour

ARA Represents Member Businesses at 2016 NACE/CARS Conference

Representatives of ARA were recently in Anaheim, California for the NACE Expo and Conference to represent the professional automotive recycling industry and ARA member businesses. ARA Second Vice President David Gold, ARA Gold Seal Committee Chair Amanda Matlock, and Association CEO Michael Wilson took full advantage of the conference to meet with automotive service industry organizations.  … Continue reading ARA Represents Member Businesses at 2016 NACE/CARS Conference

ARA Comments to Justice Department on Volkswagen Partial Consent Decree

In an August 5, 2016 comment letter to the U.S. Department of Justice regarding the Partial Consent Decree for Volkswagen diesel vehicles, ARA urged the Department to adopt language that allows the owners of VW engines, not just the entire vehicle, to be "Eligible Owners" eligible for remedy under the recall program. Each day over 500,000 … Continue reading ARA Comments to Justice Department on Volkswagen Partial Consent Decree