Ford Makes History | EPDs Released

Ford to "Make History" with new 2015 F-150.  Association releases environmental "nutrition labels" for aluminum products.

Environmental Product Declarations

The North American aluminum industry is committed to sustainability and making improvements in the environmental efficiency and impacts of aluminum. The Aluminum Association released third-party validated Environmental Product Declarations for a variety of aluminum products.

Go Further with Aluminum

By now, most of you have heard about the big changes coming from the auto industry as carmakers move to military-grade aluminum alloys to achieve massive fuel efficiency gains. What’s gotten somewhat less attention is another major innovation coming from the aluminum industry that could move electric cars into the mainstream.

Beverage Can Management

Around 70 percent of the U.S. aluminum production is in making recycled aluminum. In the beverage can market, a used can is often recycled over and over again in a true closed loop process. The recycling rate for cans far exceeds competitive packaging tpes but the industry wants to continue to improve. To do that, responsible, comprehensive, and sensible recycling policy is needed.

U.S. Aluminum Industry 2012 Recycling Rate

Green Tech from Association Member Jupiter

Jupiter Oxygen, a sister company of Association member Jupiter Aluminum, has developed an innovative, carbon capture technology resulting from experimentation in the aluminum recycling process. Here, former U.S. Senator Fred Thompson reports on the new tech for Inside Business Report.

Aluminum Industry Cited for Industrial Efficiency in Bloomberg Factbook

The aluminum industry was highlighted in the 2014 edition of the Sustainable Energy in America Factbook as a case study in how industrial efficiency efforts can have a positive impact on the environment.

Yes, We Can!

Recycle This Super Bowl for Guilt-Free Football Viewing Next Season


ARLINGTON, Va.
The Super Bowl means good friends, good times, good food and plenty of beverages. This year, opting for aluminum cans and recycling offers easier clean-up, better and colder beverages, a greener planet and guilt-free football viewing for the 2012-13 season.

Recycling just one 24-pack easily saves enough energy to watch your favorite team all season on their way to Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans.

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