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  • UK recycles 52% of its aluminium beverage cans

    The UK recycled 52 per cent of its aluminium beverage cans in 2007, according to new research from the European Aluminium Association. Overall, the recycling rate for aluminium beverage cans in Western Europe is now 61.8 per cent, an increase by 10 per cent compared to the year 2005. The EAA reviewed the aluminium beverage can recycling rates of 27 European Union countries. The UK features low ...

  • EU aluminium beverage can recycling hits 63%

    Aluminium drinks can recycling has increased to 63% across the EU27, data from the European Aluminium Association (EAA) has found. During the past two years, the recycling rate for aluminium cans has risen by 5.4%, going from 57.7% in 2006, to 61.8% in 2007 and reaching 63.1% in 2009. Germany recycles the most cans, with a rate of 96% by using the Green Dot scheme, which means the product ...

  • Global Metal Cans Market for Foods & Beverages 2013-2019

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Global Metal Cans Market for Foods & Beverages 2013-2019: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast" to its huge collection of research reports. Metal cans are made up of steel or aluminum, with aluminum being most used. While steel is cheap to produce, stronger, easier to heat, whereas aluminum cans offer greater ...


  • Novelis recycles a record 40 billion beverage cans in 2009

    Novelis Inc., the global leader in aluminum rolled products and aluminum can recycling, today announced that it recycled an estimated 40 billion used beverage cans in 2009. The company's focus on beverage can recycling saved more than 76 trillion BTUs of energy in the last year alone -- the equivalent of more than 13 million barrels of oil. The impact of this savings avoids the emission of five ...

  • Novelis Expands Finishing Capacity for Beverage Can Sheet in Europe

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminium rolling and recycling, today announced the commissioning of a new aluminium slitting and packing line at Aluminium Norf GmbH (Alunorf), its joint-venture facility in Neuss, Germany. With an investment of approximately 15 million Euros, it will increase the plant’s finishing capacity for beverage can sheet. “This investment reflects the solid ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Novelis Yeongju Facility Reaches Milestone of 20 Billion Beverage Cans Recycled

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced that its recycling center in Yeongju has recycled an estimated 20 billion used beverage cans since beginning operations in October 2012. With an annual capacity of 265,000 metric tons, the Novelis Yeongju Recycling Center is the largest aluminum can recycling center in Asia. Used beverage cans collected from all across ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Aluminum Can Extends Lead As Most Recycled Beverage Container

    The U.S. recycling rate for aluminum beverage containers jumped seven percentage points, from 58.1 percent to 65.1 percent for 2011, the Aluminum Association, Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) and Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) announced today.  That means 61 billion cans were recycled in 2011, a milestone that marks solid progress toward the industry's goal of a 75 percent ...


    By The Aluminum Association

  • DMT solution for residues food and beverage

    The DairyReporter.com is highlighting a DMT solution for residues in the food and beverage sector. This article explains what can be done with the biogas that comes from residues and how a company can benefit. Lake District Biogas, Aspatria Creamery is the first European Anaerobic Digestion plant feeding biomethane into the grid and DMT Environmental Technology contributed to this with the ...

  • Novelis to Convert all of its Beverage Can Sheet to High-Recycled Content evercan™ Aluminum by 2017

    Novelis, the global leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced a new commitment to convert all of its beverage can body sheet production to its evercan™ sheet, the world's first certified high-recycled content aluminum for beverage cans, by the end of 2017. Novelis President and CEO Phil Martensannounced this new ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • 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.

  • Alcoa Takes Full Ownership of Evermore Recycling, The World Leader in Beverage Can Recycling

    Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced it has reached an agreement with Novelis whereby Alcoa will assume full control of the Evermore Recycling joint venture, the undisputed leader in used beverage can (UBC) recycling, effective August 31, 2012. The two companies previously were partners in the joint venture which purchases more recycled cans than any other ...


    By Alcoa Inc

  • Alcoa Now Sole Owner of Evermore Recycling, The World Leader in Beverage Can Recycling

    Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced it has taken full control of Evermore Recycling, the undisputed leader in used beverage can (UBC) recycling, and is now operating as a wholly-owned entity of Alcoa. Alcoa and Novelis previously were partners in the joint venture which purchases more recycled cans than any other group anywhere in the world; Alcoa agreed in July to ...


    By Alcoa Recycling

  • U.S. Aluminum Can Recycling Reached 57.4 percent in 2009 - Highest recycling rate and recycled content of any beverage container

    WASHINGTON - The Aluminum Association, Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) today announced the 2009 Used Beverage Container (UBC) recycling rate at 57.4 percent. This is the highest recycling rate of any beverage container in the United States. In 2009, Americans and the aluminum industry recycled nearly 55.5 billion aluminum cans, ...

  • On site generation OSG technology for beverage industry sanitation

    Environmentally Sustainable Sanitizing Option Saves Time and Money In beverage bottling and canning plants, Clean-in-Place (CIP) is used to clean various product lines such as syrup and water lines for a variety of reasons including flavor carryover prevention and microbial control. CIP also eliminates organic residues like precipitated proteins, carbohydrates, fats, minerals and other ...


    By MIOX Corporation

  • The Benefits Of UV Disinfection In The Brewing And Beverage Industries

    Microbial growth in beverages and beer products due to contaminated water supplies or sugar syrups can cause discoloration, off flavors and shortened shelf-life. The threat of contamination is further increased as manufacturers respond to consumer demands for less chemical additives and preservatives. Effective microbial disinfection of the whole manufacturing process is therefore essential. A ...


    By Aquionics Inc

  • Product Environmental Footprint for food, feed and beverages

    The European Commission has announced that the call for volunteers for feed, food, drink and related products is now open. This call is addressed to stakeholders who want to propose a product category for which to develop specific Product Environmental Footprint Category Rules (PEFCRs). The deadline for applications is 28 March, 2014 17h CET. This call is open ONLY for feed, food and drink and ...


    By thinkstep

  • Product Environmental Footprint for food, feed and beverages

    The European Commission has announced that the call for volunteers for feed, food, drink and related products is now open. This call is addressed to stakeholders who want to propose a product category for which to develop specific Product Environmental Footprint Category Rules (PEFCRs). The deadline for applications is 28 March, 2014 17h CET. This call is open ONLY for feed, food ...


    By thinkstep

  • Beverage Industry Roundtable in the News for Commitment on Climate Change

    Just-Drinks features BIER in a piece about cooperation in the beverage industry in light of climate change talks in Paris this week in a Sustainability Spotlight. As world leaders convene in Paris this week for the COP 21 climate change conference, the value of consensus, cooperation and collaboration in the face of the climate change challenge - and the threats posed ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • Food and beverage industry catching up in sustainability - report

    The food & beverage industry is consolidating its ethical record thanks to labour and environmental initiatives, but it has to fight hard to demonstrate the social utility of its products, states the Covalence Food & Beverage Industry Report 2007. The industry is progressively closing the gap with leading industries (Pharmaceuticals, Technology Hardware, Automobiles & Parts and Banks). It ...


  • Atlantium Wins 2013 Beverage Innovations Award

    Atlantium Technologies Ltd., leader in UV water treatment for industrial and municipal applications, announced today that it has received the Beverage Innovations Award 2013 in the Sustainable Technology category, for their leadership in making pasteurized equivalent water that replaces heat pasteurization, enabling significant savings in energy and water consumption. Atlantium was chosen from ...


    By Atlantium Ltd.

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