# How Many Empty Soda Cans Equals 1 Pound?

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It would take about 30 empty soda cans made from aluminum to equal 1 pound. Each empty can weighs about 1/2 an ounce. When selling aluminum cans for scrap they are weighed by the pound.
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Soda cans of today are made of aluminum and weigh 13.8 grams when empty. This means that 28 empty soda cans equal 1 pound.
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 On average, it will take around 32 empty soda cans to make a pound of tin. An unopened soda can has an internal pressure of about 55 psi. http://www.kgbanswers.com/how-many-soda-cans-equal...
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