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Transportation points

Above & Beyond Transportation Challenge

Challenge Complete

Challenge: 

Stop Some Idling!

I posted on three Facebook pages as follows.  Each of trhe posts included the "turn your key, be idle free" graphic.

Within minutes, my posts were collecting Likes, which that even more people are seeing the message!  Thanks, Vermontivate, for giving me the idea of doing this!

On Watchung Neighborhood Network, with 956 members:

Did you know:
According to the Dept of Energy, idling from heavy- and light-duty vehicles wastes 4.1 million gallons of fuel annually?
Many automobile manufacturer's owners' manuals recommend limiting idling?
Today’s gasoline and diesel vehicles do not suffer damage from turning the key on and off?
Vehicle exhaust contains toxic chemicals that can cause asthma and cancer?
Unnecessary idling is ILLEGAL in New Jersey!

Let's keep Watchung green and our air clean.

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On Warren Township Community Forum, with 3190 members:

Did you know:
According to the Dept of Energy, idling from heavy- and light-duty vehicles wastes 4.1 million gallons of fuel annually?
Many automobile manufacturer's owners' manuals recommend limiting idling?
Today’s gasoline and diesel vehicles do not suffer damage from turning the key on and off?
Vehicle exhaust contains toxic chemicals that can cause asthma and cancer?
Unnecessary idling is ILLEGAL in New Jersey!

Let's keep Warren green and our air clean!

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On Saving the Planet One Small Step at a Time, with 449 members

Here's another easy one! Since many automobile manufacturer's owners' manuals recommend limiting idling, and today’s gasoline and diesel vehicles do not suffer damage from turning the key on and off, stop idling!