Survey Finds Overwhelming Bipartisan Support for Recycling Refund Programs
Posted: 26 September 2022
WASHINGTON, DC — A new public opinion poll1 found that 81% of Americans support recycling refund programs, which place a fully refundable deposit (usually 5 or 10 cents) on beverage containers at the time of purchase that is refunded upon return of the container. Consumers essentially buy the beverage and borrow the container. When the...
Industry Value Chain Launches Aerosol Recycling Initiative
Posted: 05 May 2022
Washington, DC – The Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) and the Household & Commercial Products Association (HCPA) launched an Aerosol Recycling Initiative with the support of almost 20 companies across the aerosol value chain to increase access to aerosol recycling and on-pack recyclability messaging. The initiative’s two quantitative,...
Aluminum Beverage Can Retains Edge as Most Sustainable Beverage Package
Posted: 10 November 2021
ARLINGTON, VA – The Aluminum Association and Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) released an updated report — The Aluminum Can Advantage: Sustainability Key Performance Indicators 2021 — demonstrating the ongoing sustainability advantages of the aluminum beverage container compared to competing packaging types. The report updates several...