Green Dealer

Green Dealer Program 2020

Through your dedication in driving eco-friendly initiatives, your team has earned recognition that very few automotive dealers have achieved. We are proud of your accomplishment and your efforts to reduce your impact on our environment, increase employee enthusiasm for green activities, and engage with local organizations and schools to make a positive impact on your community.

Your green efforts set you apart from your competitors and show your dedication to energy reduction, renewable energy, water conservation, waste-to-landfill reduction and community outreach. These practices align with your manufacturer's companywide mission to reduce its environmental footprint, and you are part of a group of more than 700 General Motors dealerships nationwide that are committed to sustainable practices.

Congratulations and thanks for all you are doing!

A Better Way

CRIPPEN GREEN MISSION STATEMENT    

Crippen Buick GMC Mazda Volvo has designated a cross functional team dedicated to developing and supporting a greener work environment in order to contribute to a cleaner and safer planet for our future.
This team will:
  • Seek to promote and educate all employees on the ideas and changes made towards a greener effort
  • Work on strategies to operate in a more environmentally responsible manner, including, but not limited to , reducing usage of certain materials and recycling others.
  • Promise to consider the opinions and feedback of our guests and fellow employees when examining our environmental programs and procedures.
  • Lay the groundwork for future teams as Crippen continues to strengthen its efforts to be an environmentally conscientious organization for years to come.
GREEN ACCOMPLISHMENTS : RECYCLING, REDUCTION, REUSE

  • Installed high efficiency interior and exterior lighting fixtures
  • Created a dealership wide recycling program
  • Reduced usage and waste of paper products
  • Implemented use of VOC free waterborne paints in our body shop
  • This year our service and body shop will recycle 7 tons of metal, 11,700 gallons of oil, 9 tons of rubber, 286 batteries, and 655 gallons of coolant.