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The Car Wash

From: Pat Maxwell
Series: June 2011 - Isla Earth Radio Series
Length: 01:30

That classic American pastime, washing the family car, might soon get washed down the drain. Some communities struggling with water pollution, and especially those in the drought-plagued West, are thinking beyond alternative cars, to alternative car washing.
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The Car Wash
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Isla_earth_inlay That classic American pastime, washing the family car, might soon get washed down the drain. Some communities struggling with water pollution, and  especially those in the drought-plagued West, are thinking beyond alternative cars, to alternative car washing. After all, they're asking, how "green" is a hybrid if we're still washing it the old fashioned way?

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That classic American pastime, washing the family car, might soon get washed down the drain. Some communities struggling with water pollution, and  especially those in the drought-plagued West, are thinking beyond alternative cars, to alternative car washing. After all, they're asking, how "green" is a hybrid if we're still washing it the old fashioned way?

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