Analysis of the recycling method for aluminum soda cans

He, Mingqian Belinda (2006) Analysis of the recycling method for aluminum soda cans. [USQ Project]


Download (7Mb)


Aluminum has been recycled since the days it was first commercially produced
and today almost one-third of the global aluminum consumption worldwide is
contributed by recycled aluminum.
The aluminum soda / beverage can is by far the most recycled consumer beverage
package globally by units, pounds and percentage recycled. It amounts to more
than twice the recycling rate and recycled content percentages for beverage
packages of other materials.
The research project seeks to investigate and study on the process of collection to
packaging of Lian Gim Aluminum & Supply Pte Ltd with an aim to improve the
whole process in terms of cost, quality and safety at the end of the project.

Statistics for USQ ePrint 2467
Statistics for this ePrint Item
Item Type: USQ Project
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Engineering and Surveying - Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2007 01:07
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 22:44
Uncontrolled Keywords: aluminum; soda can; recycling
Fields of Research : 09 Engineering > 0912 Materials Engineering > 091299 Materials Engineering not elsewhere classified
09 Engineering > 0913 Mechanical Engineering > 091399 Mechanical Engineering not elsewhere classified
09 Engineering > 0910 Manufacturing Engineering > 091007 Manufacturing Robotics and Mechatronics (excl. Automotive Mechatronics)

Actions (login required)

View Item Archive Repository Staff Only