Aluminum Cans

Recycle

Updated on January 23, 2020

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Instructions

Make sure it's empty, and leave the tab attached. You do not need to wash alumninum cans prior to recycling. Place in blue recycling cart.

Alternatives

Opt for a drink in a reusable glass or bottle instead, and carry it with you.

Facts

Aluminum products come from bauxite ore mined in countries such as Australia, China, and Brazil. Mining is associated with a number of environmental and social concerns, but metal can be continuously recycled so the need for more raw material can and should be minimized, as with increased recycling.

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