State News Archive : August 2013

NMCARA Holds Third Annual Recycling Summit

Recyclers were out in force this weekend at the 3nd annual New Mexico Recycling Summit and Training in beautiful Albuquerque for educational seminars, training, facility tours and networking. This year’s event was hosted by LKQ of New Mexico and everyone enjoyed the opportunity to tour the facility as well as visit with NMCARA Outgoing President […]

National News Archive : August 2013

New Record Age of Motor Vehicles on U.S. Roads Fueling Consumer Demand for Quality, Recycled OEM Parts

MANASSAS, VA –   Today, the Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) is responding to new data demonstrating that the average age of light vehicles in the United States has reached an all-time high of 11.4 years, presenting significant opportunities for the increased utilization of recycled, genuine original equipment manufacturer (OEM) automotive parts. The data comes from the […]

Automotive Recyclers Association Commends New York Law Addressing Counterfeit Airbags

MANASSAS, VA – Today, the Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) is applauding the efforts of state legislators in New York to address the increasing prevalence of counterfeit airbags in the automotive parts marketplace as Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the Counterfeit Airbag Prevention Act into law. The legislation (S. 5037-B/A.6378-B) was sponsored by the Chairman of the […]