Magazine article American Forests

Smart Choices for the Environment

Magazine article American Forests

Smart Choices for the Environment

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This year marks the anniversary of the smart fortwo, the most fuel efficient non- hybrid vehicle in the US. In celebration of this first year anniversary in the United States, smart USA will plant a tree in honor of every vehicle sold in 2008. In partnership with American Forests and Daimler Financial Services, smart USA will plant approximately 25,000 trees in the Cache River State Natural Area in southern Illinois, about 150 miles southeast of St. Louis, Missouri.

smart USA plans to continue this initiative for every vehicle sold in 2009 as well. This partnership not only celebrates the smart fortwo owner, but also helps the environment, much like the ecofriendly smart fortwo.

Simply by purchasing this vehicle, smart fortwo owners have already played an active role in supporting the environment. In addition to great fuel economy, the smart fortwo is up to 95% recyclable, and is a US EPA Certified SmartWay vehicle for its low air pollution and greenhouse gas scores. …

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