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Save our world!

  • Burhanuddin Abe

    Contributor

Jakarta   /   Sun, June 5 2011   /  08:00 am

It seems that people are genuinely starting to care about the environment. This is reflected in the recent activities of several companies in Jakarta, including Astra World. Supported by Auto2000, the Jakarta Environmental Management Agency and PT Citra Marga Nusaphala Persada, AstraWorld conducted a free emission test at the Rest Area of the Tanjung Priok 1 Toll Gate, in Plumpang, North Jakarta, on May 30 and 31.

The free emission test was conducted in observance of the World Environment Day which fell on June 5, 2011, with the theme “Save Our World--Free Emission Test”. It helped car owners to find out the emission level of their cars. Vehicles with emission levels below the benchmark received certificates and stickers indicating that they had passed the test.

“This activity is Astra’s commitment to protecting the environment as well as our support for motorists,...