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NATIONAL CRUSH A CAN DAY – September 27

National Crush a Can Day - September 27

National Crush a Can Day – September 27

NATIONAL CRUSH A CAN DAY

National Crush A Can Day is observed annually  on September 27.
 
This National Day was created as a day to remind everyone to do their part in recycling.
 
Interesting Facts:
 
  • If you laid all the aluminum cans recycled in 2010 end to end, they could circle the earth 169 times.
  • In America, 105,800 cans are recycled every minute.
  • Your television can run for 3 hours from the energy saved by recycling one can.
  • Aluminum cans are worth about a penny each.
  • The industry pays more than $1 billion annually for recycled cans.

CELEBRATE

Start Recycling cans and post on social media using #NationalCrushACanDay to encourage others to do so as well.

HISTORY

To Be Researched

 
For more information regarding National Crush A Can Day, an “unofficial” national holiday, see:  http://www.cancentral.com/
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