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.
- 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.