Recycled aluminum reduces pollution by 95 percent.
Four pounds of bauxite are saved for every pound of aluminum recycled.
Enough aluminum is thrown away to rebuild our commercial air fleet four times every year.
Recycled aluminum saves 95 percent energy versus virgin aluminum; recycling of one aluminum can saves enough energy to run a TV for three hours.
The Calgary Zoo’s Centre for Conservation Research conducts innovative scientific research in zoos and in the wild to develop applicable solutions for environmental problems threatening the world’s species and ecosystems.