Certified Green Business

Tri County Green Business ProgramJ4 Automotive has been recognized by the Tri-County Green Business Program for our resource efficiency efforts, and our dedication to help increase efficiency, cut costs and decrease our environmental impact. The Tri-County Green Business Program is a project of Lewis & Clark County to promote resource efficiency in businesses throughout Lewis & Clark, Broadwater, and Jefferson Counties.

J4 Automotive has implemented these sustainable actions to reduce our environmental impact:

  • Recycling all coolant to be restored and reused
  • Recycling all oil filters at Pacific Steel and Recycling
  • Recycling all batteries
  • Recycling all scrap metal, approximately 6,000-7,000 lbs annually
  • Selling used tires to the Tire Bailer to be re-used for bridge abutments, etc.
  • Assuring that sumps in the facility have oil separators to prevent oil leakage into East Helena Sewage
  • Using waste oil in an EPA-approved furnace for heating the facility and selling excess waste oil to Emerald Recycling or CAP Paving Company
  • Buying oil in bulk to reduce packaging and lower costs
  • Recycling aluminum cans
  • Using re-usable rags
  • Using an evaporation unit for cooling in summer, use a water-cooled fan