Contents

- 1 How many aluminum cans do you need to make $100?
- 2 How many cans do I need to make 20 dollars?
- 3 How much is a garbage bag full of cans worth?
- 4 How many 24 oz cans make a pound?
- 5 How many cans does it take to make $1?
- 6 What is the best thing to scrap for money?
- 7 How many cans do I need to make 10 dollars?
- 8 Where can I get the most money for my aluminum cans?
- 9 Are aluminum cans 100 aluminum?
- 10 Should I crush cans for recycling?
- 11 Is it worth it to melt aluminum cans?
- 12 How much is a pound of plastic bottles worth?
- 13 How many aluminum cans does it take to make $20?
- 14 How much is a bale of aluminum cans worth?
- 15 How many cans fit in a 30 gallon bag?

## How many aluminum cans do you need to make $100?

How many cans do you need to make $100? 2000 cansAt stated CRV value of $0.05/can, you’d need $100/$0.05=**2000 cans** to get $100. If you got the above by-weight price of $1.60 per pound, you’d need 62.5 pounds of cans to get your $100. At 31 cans per pound, you’d need 1938 cans.

## How many cans do I need to make 20 dollars?

Steel **cans** usually hang around a nickel a pound or slightly less. Aluminum beverage **cans** are roughly 32 **cans** per pound. So at 50 cents a pound, you **would need** around 1,250 to 1,300 **cans** to **make 20 bucks**.

## How much is a garbage bag full of cans worth?

A **full garbage bag** of **cans** can get you around $40, if I remember correctly. Not only can you make the money back on the bottles that you’ve bought, but you can also make money by recycling others’ bottles.

## How many 24 oz cans make a pound?

There are about **24** aluminum **cans** in a **pound**.

## How many cans does it take to make $1?

With approximately a half-ounce of aluminum per can, or **32 cans** per pound, that makes each one worth about 1.7 cents. Although there are some people making a living collecting cans in the streets, it isn’t a good living.

## What is the best thing to scrap for money?

**Best Items to Scrap for Money**: Non-Ferrous Metals

- Copper. Copper is the metal that will get you the biggest bang for your buck. #1 bare bright copper wire will get you $1.95 per pound.
- Brass. Brass is another non-ferrous metal that can get you some
**money**. - Aluminum. We encounter or use aluminum cans on a daily basis.

## How many cans do I need to make 10 dollars?

In a 5 cent state, you **would need** to return 200 **cans** to receive **$10**.

## Where can I get the most money for my aluminum cans?

If you live in a bottle bill state, you should readily be able to find a collection center; taking **your aluminum cans** to a location where they’ll give you **cash** deposit back on those **cans** is definitely the best way to make **money** on **aluminum** can recycling.

## Are aluminum cans 100 aluminum?

The **aluminum can** is made from bauxite, which is commonly obtained from Jamaica and Guinea. Both beverage **cans** and foil are not made from **100**% **aluminum**, and the production process is slightly different to achieve the desired shape and thickness. However, the end result is a durable product that is completely recyclable.

## Should I crush cans for recycling?

According to Matt Meenan, the senior director of public affairs at the Aluminum Association, when **crushed cans** enter the **recycling** stream, they become more difficult to sort out and **can** contaminate other **recyclable** materials.

## Is it worth it to melt aluminum cans?

Stay away from **cans**, it’s way to much work for crap **aluminum**. If your furnace is more efficient (hotter) you’ll get more mg and other crap in your al and you **can**‘t sell it. But it’s really fun to **melt** down **cans** and use the al for other projects.

## How much is a pound of plastic bottles worth?

A pound of plastic bottles gets you around **$1.20**. Aluminum is worth as much as $2 a pound.

## How many aluminum cans does it take to make $20?

**How many aluminum cans does it take to make $20**? At 31 **cans** per pound, you’d need 1938 **cans**.

## How much is a bale of aluminum cans worth?

The national average **price** for baled **aluminum cans** is down again over last month, from 60.19 cents **per pound** to the current low of 56.19 cents **per pound**. This seasonal low average represents a significant drop from the high of 72.50 cents **per pound** one year ago.

## How many cans fit in a 30 gallon bag?

I would recommend saying with a 30 gal size as it would be much easier to handle as can take reasonable number of cans. the smaller bag would hold about **175** – 200 whole cans and if crushed your pushing the **450-500** level.