Recycling aluminum saves more than 90 percent of the energy needed to make new aluminum.

Recycling aluminum saves more than 90 percent of the energy that would be needed to create a comparable amount of the metal from raw materials. Tossing away an aluminum can wastes as much energy as pouring out half of that can’s volume of gasoline. Nearly 75 percent of all aluminum produced is still in use today.

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January 18, 2017
The Aluminum Association commended remarks today by Secretary of Commerce nominee Wilbur Ross on...
January 12, 2017
ARLINGTON, VA -- Aluminum Association President & CEO Heidi Brock responded today to action by...