TITLE

CANS ABOUND

AUTHOR(S)
Hall, Rebekah A.
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Waste Age;Feb2004, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Other
ABSTRACT
Reports on the success of the 2003 fund raising effort of Alcan Inc., a Cleveland, Ohio-based aluminum recycling company for its Cans for Habitat program.
ACCESSION #
12270121

 

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