Toyota Canada, Inc.: RESPECT FOR THE PLANET: TOYOTA’S 2012 REPORT DETAILS COMMITMENT TO THE ENVIRONMENT

Posted on 04. Dec, 2012 by in Toyota Canada

  • New eco-conscious vehicles: dual within a Prius family – a Prius c and Prius Plug-in Hybrid – and a rarely anticipated, all-electric 2013 RAV4 EV made during Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada, Toyota’s endowment winning plant in Woodstock, Ontario
  • Exceeding mandate underneath a Canadian Car Company Average Fuel Consumption (CAFC) standards and Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards for U.S. cars
  • Ten Toyota North American plants achieved 0 rubbish to landfill
  • Seven per cent rebate in hothouse gas emissions per automobile constructed (since 2008)
  • More than 600 suppliers and 41 Toyota sites have been internationally-certified environmental government systems
  • A 15 per cent rebate in appetite expenditure per automobile constructed (since 2002)
  • The Prius Family continues to lead a Canadian hybrid market, capturing 48.2 per cent of Canadian hybrid purchases in a initial half of 2012. More than 29,180 Prius Family vehicles have been sole in Canada and 2.9 million worldwide as of Jun 30, 2012.
  • Prius tops both Natural Resources Canada’s and a U.S. EPA’s lists of a many fuel-efficient vehicles for 2012-making it 11 true years that a Prius automobile has won an ecoENERGY Award. Toyota continues to innovate regulating bio-based plastics in tools and components and is questioning new eco-friendly fabrics and carpets. In any indication redesign or using change, some-more renewable, recycled and recyclable materials are considered.
  • Toyota researchers are building and contrast approximately 100 vehicles powered by hydrogen fuel cells and devise to move a Fuel Cell Hybrid Vehicle (FCHV) to marketplace by 2015.
  • Toyota is relocating forward with a idea to offer hybrid options on all a vehicles by 2020.
  • Toyota’s North American production associate (Toyota Motor Engineering Manufacturing North America, Inc.) perceived a eighth uninterrupted ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award.  The multiplication was famous for several efforts, including dwindling comprehensive appetite use by 9 per cent, conversion a company’s supply sequence by stability to sight suppliers to control inner plant appetite assessments famous as value hunts and conducting new investigate for stretched benchmarking of public and powertrain plants.
  • North American plants had 0 violations and 0 complaints. The Canadian logistics sites achieved their 14th year with no dangerous products violations.
  • Cumulative assets from a use of returnable containers in Toyota’s logistics multiplication amounts to some-more than 129 million pounds of timber and 48 million pounds of cardboard. Toyota’s North American Parts Operations multiplication uses some-more than 60,000 reusable steel shipping containers in place of card and timber pallets, adult from 30,000 a few years ago.
  • Toyota leads a attention with 37 comforts approved to LEED® including 11 Toyota and Lexus sites and 26 dealerships opposite North America.
  • Stouffville Toyota in Stouffville, Ontario, is a second Toyota dealership in Canada to acquire LEED acceptance from a Canadian Green Building Council. Stouffville warranted a top LEED indicate sum of any Canadian automotive dealership.
  • In mid-2012, Toyota distinguished reaching 1 million Canadian children by a Evergreen Learning Grounds program. The module offers students a close, hands-on attribute with a healthy universe while educating them about a significance of restoring and safeguarding it.
  • In 2008, Toyota supposing a $20 million extend and launched TogetherGreen™ with a National Audubon Society. The module trains environmental leaders and awards grants for charge projects opposite a United States. The module has lerned 400 charge leaders who have desirous volunteers to give some-more than 333,000 hours to several projects.

 

Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota, Lexus and Scion cars, SUVs and trucks. Toyota offers a many fuel fit newcomer automobile swift in Canada, led by a industry’s largest preference of modernized record vehicles such as a Toyota Prius. With a abounding story of honour for a environment, Toyota Canada Inc. and a Dealerships align with like-minded organizations including Evergreen and Special Olympics Canada, and by a Toyota Canada Foundation, Earth Day Canada, Scientists in School and a Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF), to make things improved where we live, work and play. TCI’s conduct bureau is in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver.

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