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The Infinite Life of Aluminum!

 

Aluminum is infinitely recyclable!  In fact 75% of all aluminum ever produced is still in use today! In 2011 over 60 billion cans were recycled, equating to 17 million barrels of crude oil saved. That amount of oil that could power 1 million vehicles for 12 months or produce the 29 billion plastic water bottles that Americans consume each year.

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For more information and activites on the infinite life of aluminum and how you can reduce your carbon foot print by recycling please visit:  http://www.alcoa.com/recycling/en/info_page/downloads.asp