Why American Aluminum Plants Emit Far More Climate Pollution Than Some of Their Counterparts Abroad

This article was published in partnership with NBC News.  ROBARDS, Ky.—As Mary and Ed Cupp drove down a country lane toward the front gate of Century Aluminum Sebree, they couldn’t help but wonder about the barrage of signs extolling the company’s core values of “health, safety, and sustainability.” One billboard in particular, a sign informing passersby […]

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Want to Help Reduce PFC Emissions? Recycle Those Cans

Aluminum, unlike plastic, is infinitely recyclable. An aluminum can you drink from today may have been a different aluminum can just months ago and, if continually recycled, could be used to make a can 20 years from now. “That’s your grandchild’s aluminum,” Jerry Marks, a former research manager for Alcoa said, recalling how he chastises […]

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