Since 1943, the Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) is an international trade association which has represented an industry dedicated to the efficient removal...
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2014 Hill Day Registration Now Open!
Registration is now open for this year's ARA Hill Days scheduled from Wednesday, June 18 through Friday, June 20.  To register, download and complete the attached form, then return to ARA via e-mail ( or fax (615-534-0169).  Registration closes on May 17.   
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The Automotive Recyclers Association supports multiple programs for the benefit of members and the industry.

ARA University
Founded in 2006 by the ARA Education Foundation, ARA University was developed to fill the need for training that would help automotive recyclers succeed.  Read more
ARA Scholarship
Anon-profit organization promoting education through the awarding of scholarships annually to students on the basis of academic achievement. Read more
Car & Gold Seal
Offers a set of standards for general business practices as well as environmental and safety issues and provides guidance for member facilities in adhering to these standards. Read more
Environmental Compliance for Automotive Recyclers (ECAR) is a website designed by and for people in the automotive recycling business. Read more
Partnerships in Automotive Repair

The publication of ARA’s Special Report: Partnerships in Automotive Repair comes as all stakeholders in the automotive sector continue to adapt to the effects of seismic change that have taken place over... Read more

Your Online Reputation And Your Bottom Line

By now, you’ve realized that your business is on full display – 24/7 – online. Forward-thinking businesses capitalize on increased revenue from a positive online reputation. Who’s peeking in your large online... Read more

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ARA, the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and ISRI Join Together and Publish White Paper on Automotive Recycling Industry

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