(RTTNews) – Packaging and container makers at Colorado Ball Corporation (BLL) announced Thursday that they will invest in an aluminum can production plant in North Las Vegas, Nevada. The plant is expected to start manufacturing in late 2022 and create nearly 180 manufacturing jobs when fully operational. The company will invest 290 billion dollars in the installation. The plant will produce economical and aluminum cans, bottles and caps. Since aluminum is infinitely reusable, this development will help the company and the market towards a more sustainable future. Ball added that almost 75% of the aluminum ever mined is still in use. Aluminum can be an excellent replacement for non-recyclable and non-biodegradable plastic if it can be produced and made available. Kathleen Pitre, President of Ball drink packaging North & Central America., Said, âOur new North Las Vegas plant is Ball’s latest investment to meet growing demand for our portfolio of endlessly recyclable aluminum containers. The new plant is supported by numerous volume-committed contracts with our strategic global partners and regional customers and will allow us to meet customer and consumer needs for more sustainable aluminum beverage packaging while pursuing our Drive vision. for 10. âThe reason for choosing Nevada is that the client can fill the investment, infrastructure and labor pool available to the company at the site.
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