Aluminium and the Carbon economy
The Aluminium industry and sustainability
The aluminium industry is committed to improving the environmental impact of its products and its production processes.
- It now takes more than 40% less aluminium to make a drink can than it did in 1972
- The aluminium reprocessing industry has cut CO2 emissions by 50% since 1997
- The aluminium industry has every interest in promoting the recycling of aluminium as part of its industrial strategy.