Did you know that
There are more than 170 can manufacturing plants in 36 states in the US.
Recycle aluminum cans
If each consumer in the US recycled one more can per week, there would be 15 billion cans recycled.
Keeping the environment clean
According to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), cans represent 0.4% of the nation’s solid waste stream
Conserving energy for our the future generations conserve energy for sustenance
The aluminum can is the most recycled container on the planet
Recycling Aluminum saves 95% of the energy needed to make aluminum from bauxite ore
Recycling Aluminum cans helps conserve also the energy required for extraction and conversion of bauxite to alumina
Recycling one Aluminum can save enough energy to run a TV for three hours
For each pound of metal recycled, the aluminum industry saves the energy resources needed to generate 7.5 kilowatts of electricity
Greenhouse gases are reduced 95% by recycling aluminum versus smelting new ore