is an important 'helping hand' to protect our environment while
simultaneously offering a great opportunity to earn a bit of
extra cash for your efforts! Below are a few facts about scrap
Recycling 1 aluminum can saves enough energy to run
a 100-watt bulb for 20hrs, a computer for 3hrs or a TV
The steel industry saves enough energy in one year to
electrically power 18 million homes for a year.
It takes an entire tree to make a typical wood pole;
one scrap car produces more than four steel poles.
The average American throws out about 651lbs of tin
cans every month.
Americans throw away enough aluminum every month to
rebuild our entire commercial air fleet.
The 36 billion aluminum cans that were land filled last
year had a scrap value of more than $600 million dollars!