Fleet Your Vegetables

Carlson, Chris
October 2007
Waste Age;Oct2007, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p10
Trade Publication
The articles reports on the move of San Mateo, California-based Allied Waste to convert its 225-truck fleet to B20 biodiesel. The first 16 trucks already have hit the streets while the rest are expected to be in use by the end of January 2008. Biodiesel is the best greenhouse gas mitigation strategy for heavy duty vehicles available, and this conversion will have a demonstrative, positive environmental impact in the Bay Area communities, said John Zilmer, chairman and CEO of Allied Waste, in a press release.


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