1997-02-24

Instrument Panel Design for Recycling 970448

The instrument panel is one of the most difficult components of the automobile to recycle. It is difficult to remove and contains a variety of different plastic materials. Through improved design and coordination, the instrument panel may be made more recyclable and environmentally friendly. The proper selection of materials to minimize material count and maximize separability is critical. Proper selection of assembly and disassembly techniques is also needed.

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