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Food cans belong with your RECYCLING.

 

Examples: Baked bean, rice pudding, and tinned fruit cans.

Please Remember: Leftover liquid or food residue can contaminate other recyclables so please rinse your containers. Remember labels can be left on.

Facts:

  • Recycling an aluminium can saves 95% of the energy needed to make a new one.
  • Recycling a single aluminium can will save enough energy to power a TV for up to three hours.
  • Cans are easy to recycle, each recycled can, could be back on shelves within 60 days.
  • Recycling just one tonne of aluminium saves up to 9 tonnes of CO2 emissions.

 

Recycling Bin