Aluminum Can Remains Most Sustainable Package on a Number of Key Performance Metrics
Posted: 03 December 2020
ARLINGTON, VA - The Aluminum Association and the Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) released an updated report--The Aluminum Can Advantage: Sustainability Key Performance Indicators 2020--demonstrating the ongoing sustainability advantages of the aluminum beverage container compared to competing packaging types. The report finds that consumers...
Can Manufacturers Institute Boosts Public Affairs Staff with Two New Vice Presidents
Posted: 20 July 2020
WASHINGTON, DC – Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) President Robert Budway today announced a boost to the organization’s public affairs staff with the appointment of two new vice presidents: Michael J. Smaha as vice president of government affairs and Derek D. Swick as vice president of regulatory and technical affairs. Smaha will lead CMI's...
Industry Letter Regarding Canadian Aluminum Tariffs
Posted: 26 June 2020
The Aluminum Association, American Beverage Association, Beer Institute, Can Manufacturers Institute wrote a letter to Ambassador Lightizer in opposition to any plan to impose tariffs or a quota on importation of aluminum from Canada. The entire supply chain agrees: imposition of a tariff or a quota on importation of aluminum from Canada would be...