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  • Novelis Introduces High-Recycled Content Aluminum for Beverage Cans, Launches World´s First Recycled Content Certification Program

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced the commercial availability of the industry's first independently certified, high-recycled content aluminum designed specifically for the beverage can market.  With a minimum of 90 percent recycled aluminum, the Novelis evercan™ ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Anheuser-Busch marks American Recycles Day by investing in recycling programs

    Anheuser-Busch is pleased to join Keep America Beautiful and communities across the country in recognizing Nov. 15 as America Recycles Day. To mark this occasion, Anheuser-Busch today announced a $500,000 gift from the Anheuser-Busch Foundation to Keep America Beautiful to support their national recycling programs. This gift will assist the organization in their ongoing efforts to educate the ...

  • Alcoa Foundation Grant Fosters City’s Curbside Recycling Program

    Alcoa Foundation recently granted $20,000 to Keep Knoxville Beautiful in support of the City of Knoxville’s new curbside recycling program. ...


    By Alcoa Recycling

  • Recycling Program coming to ASU`s Downtown Phoenix campus

    ASU’s Downtown Phoenix campus is showing its true colors when it comes to sustainability. New colored recycling containers for paper, plastic and aluminum were distributed throughout the Downtown Phoenix campus in building corridors, vending and staff areas this past month. That effort, along with a new agreement with a disposal company, will allow for “co-mingling” of recyclable materials and ...


    By Arizona State University

  • US cities recycle over 190m aluminum cans during national challenge

    The U.S. Conference of Mayors, Novelis Inc. and Keep America Beautiful, Inc. (KAB) have announced the winners in the fourth annual Cans for Cash: City Recycling Challenge at the U.S. Conference of Mayors 76th Winter Meeting in Washington, D.C. To encourage recycling, the program challenges like-sized cities to compete against each other in aluminum can collection for monetary awards. During ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • The economics of recycling

    Aluminum has always played a large role in the recycling game. If we were to recover 75 percent of the aluminum cans we throw away, recycling them instead, we would save 11.8 million metric tons of carbon generated to produce new cans. Though steel and iron were recycled before aluminum, this infinitely recyclable metal, was the source of a 1968 Reynolds pilot can-recycling program which was a ...

  • The economics of recycling

    Aluminum has always played a large role in the recycling game. If we were to recover 75 percent of the aluminum cans we throw away, recycling them instead, we would save 11.8 million metric tons of carbon generated to produce new cans. Though steel and iron were recycled before aluminum, this infinitely recyclable metal, was the source of a 1968 Reynolds pilot can-recycling program which was a ...

  • State-of-the-Art Alcoa Facility to Cut in Half Energy Used to Recycle Aluminum for Forged Wheels

    Alcoa (NYSE: AA) announced today that its $21 million Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products casthouse expansion at its Barberton, Ohio plant is expected to cut in half the total amount of energy used to recycle aluminum for forged wheels, reducing greenhouse gases and increasing the overall efficiency and sustainability of the company’s manufacturing process. The recycling facility, the ...


    By Alcoa Recycling

  • AECOM Environment helps Delta Air lines expand award-winning recycling programs

    AECOM Environment is working to support Delta Air Lines, Inc., in its expansion of its acclaimed recycling programs to include additional Delta stations as well as the potential to include other Delta subsidiaries. Delta is seeking to broaden its overall waste minimization efforts, decrease landfill waste, and decrease disposal costs. AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and ...


    By AECOM

  • Novelis Works with Jaguar Land Rover to Create RC5754 High Recycled Content Aluminum Alloy for Automotive Industry

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced that its RC5754 alloy, a new automotive product designed to contain up to 75 percent recycled content, has been successfully integrated into the structural components of high volume production passenger vehicles. RC5754 was developed with Jaguar ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Aluminum Association Testifies Before House Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy

      "The U.S. aluminum industry is a great example of an industry providing a positive economic impact while mitigating negative environmental impacts."  WASHINGTON, June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vice President for Environment, Health and Safety, Charles Johnson ...


    By The Aluminum Association

  • Rexam Awarded for Excellence in Recycling

    As one of the leading global beverage can makers, Rexam is committed to sustainability and providing its customers with the most environmentally-friendly beverage package.      The company was recently awarded for its efforts to raise awareness and involvement in aluminum can recycling in its local communities. The Illinois Recycling Association (IRA) has named Rexam as the 2014 ...


    By Rexam PLC

  • Rexam Awarded for Excellence in Recycling

    As one of the leading global beverage can makers, Rexam is committed to sustainability and providing its customers with the most environmentally-friendly beverage package.      The company was recently awarded for its efforts to raise awareness and involvement in aluminum can recycling in its local communities. The Illinois Recycling Association (IRA) has named Rexam as the 2014 ...


    By Rexam PLC

  • Alcoa Primary Aluminum Receives Cradle to Cradle® Certification

    NEW YORK - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it is has received Cradle to Cradle® Certification – Silver for its primary aluminum. Cradle to Cradle® Certification is an independent environmental certification process for materials and products that assesses the total impact of a product on human health and the environment. The announcement was made at the Aluminium 2010 show ...


    By Alcoa Recycling

  • Students Read, Write And Recycle!

     This past Friday, students from Merced Elementary celebrated their recycling efforts by receiving $1,000 for science and athletics programs and a pizza party. The students earned this prize for recycling a total of 4,514.7 pounds of plastic, aluminum, glass, and other valuable ...


    By CloudBlue

  • Novelis launches aggressive plan to reduce lifecycle impact of aluminum

    Novelis Inc., the world leader in aluminum rolling and beverage can recycling, today announced a corporate-wide commitment to significantly reduce its carbon footprint as well as those of its customers. The new sustainability commitment calls for an intensified focus on expanding the use of recycled materials, increasing post-consumer recycling of aluminum products, and accelerating the ...

  • Novelis Launches Aggressive Plan to Reduce Lifecycle Impact of Aluminum

    Novelis Inc., the world leader in aluminum rolling and beverage can recycling, today announced a corporate-wide commitment to significantly reduce its carbon footprint as well as those of its customers.  The new sustainability commitment calls for an intensified focus on expanding the use of recycled materials, increasing post-consumer recycling of aluminum products, and accelerating the ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Automakers Look to Aluminum to Reduce Vehicle Weight Safely

    Automakers are highlighting plans to reduce weight in North American vehicles efficiently and safely to meet stricter fuel economy standards. Making even greater use of high-strength, low weight materials, like aluminum, to meet the stricter government regulations allows automakers to manufacture lighter vehicles that produce fewer emissions and need less fuel ...


    By The Aluminum Association

  • Theft of US curbside recyclables increasing

    A recycling bin awaiting curbside pickup doesn’t seem like an obvious location for a crime, but it often is in Northern California cities and in other locations throughout the country, reports the Associated Press. The combination of a slow economy and higher prices for aluminum, cardboard and newsprint is contributing to the rise in curbside theft.  In many instances, the robbers have ...

  • AERC Recycling Solutions to Exhibit at 2013 Pennsylvania Recycling Industries Congress

    The event is taking place at the State Capitol of Pennsylvania East Wing Rotunda on Tuesday, January 22 Flanders, NJ (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 AERC.com, Inc. (AERC Recycling Solutions), one of the largest electronics and Universal Waste recyclers in the United States, is scheduled to exhibit at the 2013 Pennsylvania ...


    By AERC Recycling Solutions

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