Participants Recycle Over Three Million Aluminum Beverage Cans WASHINGTON, DC—May 23, 2017—Northern Neck Montessori School, Kilmarnock, Virginia is the National Champion of the Great American Can Roundup’s (GACR) School Recycling Challenge. The students collected and recycled an average of 137 pounds of aluminum beverage cans each to become this year’s Grand Champion. Collectively, schools from… Read more »
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The U.S. Air Force Academy was the Overall Winner (Col John Price and C1C Madison Martin. The U.S. Naval Academy was honored at the Pentagon for having the highest recycling Squadron (Mr. Karnig Ohannessian, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Environment, Midshipman 2nd Class Jackson Cotney, Midshipman 3rd Class Isabel Balsavage, Robert Budway,… Read more »
Ardagh Group’s Elk Grove Village Facility Receives Top Honors; Ball Corporation Recycles Most Overall WASHINGTON, D.C. — Dec 5, 2016 —The Ardagh plant in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, recycled 8,732 pounds of aluminum beverage cans this year, earning them top honors in the 2016 Great American Can Roundup (GACR) Industry Challenge. The efforts of the… Read more »
WASHINGTON, D.C.—June 17, 2016 – The Girl Scouts of Central Maryland Council wins the fifth annual Great American Can Roundup (GACR) Scout Council Challenge by recycling 1,772 pounds of aluminum beverage cans. These outstanding recycling efforts result in the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland receiving $500 prize money plus the value of the recycled aluminum… Read more »
Can Manufacturers Institute’s Great American Can Roundup School Challenge Participants Recycles More Than 146,500 Pounds of Aluminum Beverage Cans WASHINGTON, DC—May 19, 2016—Riverton Alternative High School in Wyoming takes top honors in the sixth annual Great American Can Roundup (GACR) School Challenge. Twenty-two students collected and recycled an average of 400 pounds of aluminum beverage… Read more »