According to a Mercury Marine press release, this year’s launch of the Fond du Lac, Wis., company’s innovative V-8 and V-6 four-stroke outboard engine platforms was the largest new powerplant release in its almost-80-year history. In one fell swoop, the company introduced 19 different outboards.
Sustainability efforts made by the world’s largest marine engine and accessories company are as essential as they are commendable.
That’s a headline grabber, for sure, and plenty has been written about it. But there’s another big story—one that’s even more ongoing—coming out of Mercury Marine that most of the media is missing.
Thanks to its consistent sustainability efforts, Mercury Marine is as a green as an engine company gets. Highlights from the company’s 2017 Sustainability Report include: