How many cans of aluminum equal a pound?

Answer There are 34.21 aluminum cans in one pound. When recycling cans for money, it is said you should estimate a trade rate on one to two cents per can. However, some recycling centers pay higher for la... Read More »

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How many empty 12-oz. aluminum cans equal a pound?

According to the Can Manufacturers Institute, it takes 34.21 aluminum cans to make a pound. Cans used to be heavier: In 1971, a pound of aluminum made 21.75 cans. Improvements in the technology use... Read More »

How many empty aluminum cans equal a pound?

The typical aluminum can weighs about 14.7 grams, and 453.59237 grams are nearly equivalent to one pound. Therefore, 31 cans weigh one pound. Aluminum cans are becoming lighter and lighter within r... Read More »

How many crushed aluminum cans makes one pound of aluminum?

About 25 to 33 crushed aluminum cans make one pound of aluminum. The exact number depends on the size and type of aluminum cans involved. For example, beer cans are lighter and thinner than soda ca... Read More »

How many aluminum cans make up a pound?

Approximately 34 aluminum cans make up one pound. During the 2010 "America Recycles Day Challenge" sponsored by the Aluminum Can Council, a total of 105,676,467 aluminum cans, which weighed 3,089,0... Read More »