Reduced Air Pollution
Why Refuse Trucks Matter
The 136,000 refuse trucks operating in the U.S. burn approximately 1.2 billion gallons of diesel fuel a year, releasing almost 27 billion pounds of the greenhouse gas, CO2.
Every gallon of diesel fuel they burn emits more than 22 pounds of CO2.
When using EcoNord Electric Bins
No engine power – zero carbon footprint
Engine remains at idle – zero additional fuel consumption
No hydraulic fluid to leak
Safer, quieter and less stressful environment for operators and the general public
Compliments electric and hybrid RCVs, as no hydraulics is needed to power the lift.