Recyling aluminum foil is worthwhile

July 12, 2006 at 2:49 pm (environment)

From Grist:  “Americans are said to throw away enough aluminum in three months to rebuild our entire commercial air fleet.”

“The recycling process uses about 5 percent of the energy of the original processing.”  So why are we buying new aluminum foil and not recycling used aluminum foil?

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