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Fuel Efficiency

Automakers Turn to Plastics for Increased Fuel Efficiency

Check Out How Plastics Can Help Create Greener Vehicles
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Auto Events & Initiatives

SXSW ECO Panel: This is Not Your Father’s Automobile Industry

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    The Promise of Plastics-to-Fuel Today, a growing number of technologies promise to recover an increasing portion of the energy from used plastics. Typically called “plastics-to-fuel,” the technologies convert plastics into useful fuels or into feedstocks for new products. Learn More
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    Plastics in Cars Help Protect You and Your Loved Ones on the Road In the face of an annual average of more than 6 million auto crashes on U.S. roads, it’s good to know that many plastic vehicle components contribute greatly to reducing the potential for injury. See Examples