Auto Recyclers Donate to Wounded Warriors Project

The owners and employees of several VARA member businesses and automotive recyclers from surrounding states are supporting injured service members through the Wounded Warriors Project.  For years these recyclers have had tradition of exchanging holiday baskets.  Last year, Joanie Brown of Brown’s Auto Salvage in Bomoseen looked at all the goodies and thought, “We could do better [...]

Automotive Recyclers Association Warns Consumers About Growing Danger of Counterfeit Automotive Parts in the Marketplace

Today, the Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) is warning consumers about the growing danger of counterfeit automotive parts in the marketplace and urging them to utilize quality, recycled original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts supplied by professional automotive recyclers. “ARA has a long history of speaking out against counterfeit automotive parts and warning the automotive repair industry [...]

ARA Letter to The Honorable Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States

February 23, 2015 The Honorable Eric Holder Attorney General of the United States Robert F. Kennedy Building 950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20530 Dear Attorney General Holder: The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) represents over 4,500 professional automotive recyclers across the United States and in 14 countries internationally. It is on their behalf that I [...]

ARA Responds to Senator Richard Blumenthal and Mischaracterizations About Recycled Parts

February 23, 2015 The Honorable Richard Blumenthal United States Senate 724 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Dear Senator Blumenthal: The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) represents over 4,500 professional automotive recyclers across the United States and in 14 countries internationally. It is on their behalf that I express serious concern that your recent comments [...]