Extramural Research - People, Prosperity and the Planet
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EPA Grant Number: SU832479
Title: Recyclability Index for Automobiles
California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo students will create a rating system for the ecological impacts of vehicles at the end of their lives, based on recyclability, toxic material content, and ultimate disposal. This system will help educate consumers about environmental performance and allow them to factor this into their choice of automobiles.