American Beverage Association Supports Downtown DC Public Recycling Project

July 28, 2008

Today the American Beverage Association (ABA) joined District of Columbia Mayor Adrian Fenty in the kick-off of a public recycling pilot project in downtown Washington. The pilot project is an effort to increase recycling in the downtown area, while also raising awareness about the importance of recycling. The Downtown DC Business Improvement District (BID) and District of Columbia Department of Public Works (DPW) also partnered in the event.

American Beverage Association Statement on Plastic Containers

April 11, 2008

Recent media attention on plastic bottles has raised concern among consumers about the various plastics they come into contact with each day. Consumers should rest assured that the beverage industrys containers pose no public health risk including any alleged risk associated with bisphenol-A.

American Beverage Association Comments on Federal Trade Commission's Green Guide Standards

February 12, 2008

The American Beverage Association today submitted comments to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) concerning its Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims (or Green Guides), which are used to communicate messages to consumers concerning recyclability and environmental attributes about products and packages.

Beverage Industry Donations Help Californians Affected By Fires

October 26, 2007

In light of the tremendous impact of the devastating fires in Southern California, the beverage industry is doing its part to help affected residents and firefighters stay hydrated during the crisis.

American Beverage Association Applauds America Recycle's Day

November 14, 2006

The American Beverage Association (ABA) applauds America Recycles Day and urges consumers to do their part for the environment by participating in community recycling programs.

American Beverage Association Joins National Recycling Partnership to Reinvigorate Recycling in America

October 23, 2006

The American Beverage Association (ABA) was announced today as a founding member in the National Recycling Partnership created to reinvigorate recycling in America.