Millions of people across the states drive a car to work every day – but did you ever stop to consider what happens to vehicles at the end of their lifecycles? Most wind up in salvage yards, where an elaborate process recycles about 75% of every car. recently launched a new infographic that takes an in-depth look at the auto recycling industry and the step-by-step process of transforming old junkers into fresh raw materials – check it out after the break!

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