The details of exactly how clean car manufacturing facilities are in the U.S. are, to be honest, not entirely clear. Claims of being "landfill free" or "zero waste" seem pretty easy to throw out there, but there is bit of a grey area with these terms since some companies burn some waste to create energy, which doesn't seem to be in the spirit of leaving behind literally no waste.
As part of it's continuing efforts to be more environmentally friendly, Toyota Motor Sales will be making an effort to maximize a their recycling rates and send no waste to landfill sites at their Torrance, CA headquarters. Toyota has 5,000 staff, partners and visitors at their campus daily and also wants to eliminate 1,000 tons of greenhouse gases annually. The headquarters facility already has a recycling rate of eighty percent, and the rest of the waste is used as fuel for electrical power ge