The average family in the United States uses 90 pounds of steel cans a year. Recycling that steel would save: 144 KWh of electricity, 63 lbs of coal, 112 lbs of iron, and 5.4 lbs of limestone.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
A partial listing of the numerous KCTCS sustainability-related programming, workforce education and training initiatives is listed below. Specific details about KCTCS programs and courses are available on the Programs and Catalog page of the KCTCS Students website. Information about KCTCS workforce education and training is available under Workforce Solutions. The System Initiatives site provides information about the Interactive Digital Center. The major headings and subheadings below link to programming, training, or initiative information.