Zero waste to landfill
In 2008, Honda set a target to achieve virtually zero waste to landfill for all of its North American auto, powersports and power equipment manufacturing operations. Today, Honda continues to keep waste out of landfills using a variety of different recycling and re-purposing measures.
Honda’s Recycling Efforts Set Company Benchmark in 2017
Honda’s commitment to the environment is shown in all facets of its products’ lifecycle. Click below to read how, in FY2017, Honda’s end-of-life recycling efforts set new company standards for parts recycled and waste kept out of landfill.
Associates find new solutions for waste management
Honda believes that through diligent management programs, waste can be decreased or eliminated. A key reason for the success of these programs is because our associates continue to find innovative ways to eliminate waste.
Many of the 2019 vehicles, such as the Acura RDX, feature materials created through reuse or recycling of other products. Read more about how Honda R&D associates are using discarded jeans to provide a quieter and more comfortable ride for their customers
Honda’s 12 parts distribution centers have a goal to achieve zero waste-to-landfill status. In FY2017, only 0.5 percent of all waste generated by these facilities was sent to landfill.