June 17, 2013
The Can Manufacturers Institute Launches New Sustainability Website
WASHINGTON, DC — The Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) announces the launch of Cans: The Sustainable ...

June 5, 2013
Second Annual Great American Can Roundup Scout Council Challenge Winners Announced
Hutchinson, Kansas Girl Scout Troop 50044 Reigns as Top Recyclers in the Can Manufacturers Institute Contest HUTCHINSON, KANSAS — Girl Scout Tro ...

May 13, 2013
Third Annual Great American Can Roundup School Challenge Winners Announced
Valley Elementary School, Cody, Wyoming, Earns National Recycling Champion Honors in the Can Manufacturer Institute’s Sponsored Recycling Contest ...

April 22, 2013
U.S. Air Force Academy Cadet Squadrons Winners in Can Manufacturers Institute’s Recycling Contest
First Inaugural Cadet Contest Collects 24,310 Cans COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – April 22, 2013 – The United States Air Force Academy Cadet Squadron ...

January 25, 2013
THE BEER INSTITUTE CELEBRATES THE 78TH BIRTHDAY OF THE BEER CAN
WASHINGTON, DC  This week, the Beer Institute, the trade association representing Americas brewers, importers and suppliers, celebrated the 78th anniversary of can ...

November 15, 2012
Aluminum Can Industry Recycling Challenge Results in Collecting Thousands of Pounds of Cans, Raising Nearly $183,083 for Charities
Rexam, Novelis and Ball Corporation Win Top Three Spots in Industry Recycling Contest WASHINGTON -- As the nation celebrated America Recycles ...

October 16, 2012
Third Annual Great American Can School Roundup Launches on America Recycles Day
Rexam, Novelis and Ball Corporation Win Top Three Spots in Industry Recycling Contest WASHINGTON -- As the nation celebrated America Recycle ...

August 28, 2012
Aluminum Can Extends Lead As Most Recycled Beverage Container
Aluminum Can Recycling Rate Reaches 65.1 Percent WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. recycling rate for aluminum beverage containers jumped seven percentage po ...

August 27, 2012
Megan Daum Promoted to Vice President of Sustainability at the Can Manufacturers Institute
WASHINGTON, DC - Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) President Robert Budway announced the promotion of Megan Daum to vice president of sustainability. She will contin ...

August 14, 2012
New Research Confirms Americans Depend on Canned Fruits and Vegetables
Canned Foods Mainstay in the American Diet and Particularly Important to SNAP and WIC Households Media Inquiries: Ashley Laatz 708-218-8268 ALaatz@ ...

July 26, 2012
Can Manufacturers Institute Appoints Food Trade Association Veteran to Lead Marketing and Communications Initiatives
Sherrie Rosenblatt Named CMIs Vice President of Marketing and Communications WASHINGTON, DC - July 26, 2012  Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) ...

June 20, 2012
CMI Announces Boy and Girl Scouts Winners in National Can Recycling Contest
Contact: Christopher Rosche, Jenny Day Office: 202-232-4677 crosche@cancentral.com, jday@cancentral.com Girls edge out the Boys for top two slots< ...

May 18, 2012
Students Nearly Double Number of Cans Recycled in Nationwide Competition
More than 4.5 million aluminum cans recycled in five months WASHINGTON, May 18, 2012  Schools across America recycled more than 4.5 million aluminum beverag ...

May 16, 2012
New Study Underscores Canned Foods Importance to Help Address IOM Weight of the Nation Conference Report Recommendations
Washington, D.C.  Last week the Institute of Medicine (IOM) issued its obesity-prevention report at the Weight of the Nation" conference hosted by the Center ...

November 23, 2011
Aluminum Can Industry Collects Over 3 Million Cans, Raises Nearly $75,000 for Local Charities
Rexam, Ball Win Top Three Spots in Intra-Industry Recycling Contest WASHINGTON, Nov. 22, 2011 - As the nation celebrated America Recycles Day, the aluminum ...

November 9, 2011
Second Annual Great American Can School RoundUp Launches on America Recycles Day
Grade-School Students Nationwide Start Competition Tuesday to Raise Thousands for Charities WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2011 - Hundreds of local schools around the ...

October 13, 2011
Alliance to Feed the Future Celebrates Food Days
Background: Many events celebrating food and agriculture are taking place around the world during the month of October. For example: October 13: ...

June 15, 2011
Aluminum Can Recycling Rate Reaches Highest Level in More than a Decade
At 58.1%, Can's Recycling Rate is Nearly Double That of All Other Beverage Containers WASHINGTON, D.C., June 15, 2011 - The U.S. recycling rate f ...

May 24, 2011
Schools Recycle Over 2.3 Million Cans, Raising More Than $34,000 in National Competition
Can Industry Pays Additional $36,000 to Top Recycling Schools in First Annual Event WASHINGTON, May 24, 2011 - Schools across America recycled more than ...

February 24, 2011
Aluminum Can Industry Collects Over 140 Million Cans, Raises More Than $150,000 For Charity
Rexam Wins Top Three Spots in Intra-Industry Recycling Contest Washington - The aluminum beverage can industry collected and recycled app ...

February 3, 2011
Recycle Cans to Feed The Hungry During National Canned Food Month
Can Manufacturers Institute and Food For All Encourage Recycling Donations During February Washington While the positive environmenta ...

November 15, 2010
Can Manufacturers Institute Partners With Non-Profit Food For All In Great American Can Roundup
Celebrates America Recycles Day On November 15 Washington - (November 15, 2010) - The Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) is proud to annou ...

September 15, 2010
On Your Mark - Get Set - Recycle!
Can Manufacturers Institute Launches the Great American Can RoundUp Washington - (September 15, 2010) - To commemorate the 75th anniversar ...

August 24, 2010
The Washington Post: Celebrating the can: 200 years of history preserved
The march of Western civilization and the prosperity of the United States have partly hinged on the quiet little object behind those boxes of pricey whole-grain roti ...

August 18, 2010
Happy 200th Can-niversary
100% Recyclable Packaging Celebrates 200 Years of Service Washington (August 18, 2010) For the past two hundred years, one food container ...

April 21, 2010
Schools Catch the Recycling Spirit
SCHOOLS RECYCLE MORE THAN 48,094 POUNDS OF BEVERAGE CANS DURING THE ALUMINUM CAN COUNCIL'S AMERICA RECYCLES DAY Sustaining our environment requires a "can-do" atti ...

March 11, 2010
Recycling In Action - Recycle Challenge Results
105 MILLION ALUMINUM BEVERAGE CANS COLLECTED DURING ALUMINUM CAN COUNCIL'S AMERICA RECYCLES DAY CHALLENGE During a 12 week period, over 105 million beverage cans, ...

May 1, 2009
CMI Statement Regarding BPA
The Can Manufacturers Institute is committed to providing consumers with products that meet or exceed all government health, safety and quality standards. We are awa ...

December 15, 2008
CMI Announces New Recycling Logo
The Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) today unveiled its new recycling logo and invited brand owners and retailers to use the symbol in order to increase recycling a ...

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