Aluminum Can Industry Recycling Challenge Results in Collecting Thousands of Pounds of Cans, Raising Nearly $183,083 for Charities

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Rexam, Novelis and Ball Corporation Win Top Three Spots in Industry Recycling Contest WASHINGTON — As the nation celebrated America Recycles Day, the aluminum beverage can industry announced it had collected and recycled more than 235,100 lbs. of cans, raising nearly $183,830 for local charities across the country, the Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) announced today…. Read more »

Fourth Annual Great American Can Roundup School Challenge Officially Launches

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America Recycles Day Marks the Start of the Can Manufacturers Institute’s 2013-2014 School Challenge WASHINGTON, D.C.—Nov. 15, 2013 – Local schools around the country are invited to participate in the fourth annual Great American Can RoundUp (GACR) School Challenge as the United States celebrates America Recycles Day.  Sponsored by the Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI), schools… Read more »

Aluminum Can Industry Recycling Challenge Collects 178,000 Pounds of Beverage Cans Resulting in More Than $133,600 Donated to Charity

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Rexam Beverage Can North America’s Chicago Office Raises More Than $42,000 for Local Charities WASHINGTON, D.C. —Nov. 18, 2013 – The Great American Can RoundUp Industry Challenge, sponsored by the Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI), declares Rexam Beverage Can North America as the 2012-2013 competition winner. This year, the aluminum can industry collected and recycled 178,000… Read more »

2013 Scout Council Challenge Results Announced

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Hutchinson, Kansas Girl Scout Troop 50044 Reigns as Top Recyclers in the Can Manufacturers Institute Contest HUTCHINSON, KANSAS—June 5, 2013 – Girl Scout Troop 50044 continued their streak as the top national recycling troop in the second annual Great American Can Roundup (GACR) Scout Council Challenge by collecting 8,772 pounds of aluminum cans. Pitted against scouts from more than… Read more »

U.S. Air Force Academy Cadet Squadrons Winners in Can Manufacturers Institute’s Recycling Contest

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First Inaugural Cadet Contest Collects 24,310 Cans COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – April 22, 2013 – The United States Air Force Academy Cadet Squadron 09 won the inaugural Great American Can Roundup (GACR) contest by recycling a total of 4,166 beverage cans. Sponsored by the Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI), the GACR creates awareness of the environmental benefits… Read more »