a pop can weighs 16 grams. there is 28 grams in an Oz. 16 Oz to a pound. 448/ by 16 = 28 cans per pound.
A 12-ounce can of soda weighs at least 368.7 grams, but often weighs more.
Think about it. A 12 oz. can that weighs 11 pounds.
The typical empty soda can weighs approximately 15 grams or a half ounce. As of 2014, the weight of aluminum cans has decreased over the past few decades. In 1992, the average weight of an aluminum can was about 16.5 grams. Through the years, aluminum cans have become lighter due to the use of less metal.
Many recycling centers across America will weigh your van and pay you $1.60 per pound. This is the equivalent of around $0.05 per can meaning that you will need 2000 cans to make $100.
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 does a 5 gallon BIB weigh? About 53 lbs.
An average aluminium can (without its contents, of course) weighed 16.55 grams in 1992. By 2001 the aluminium can weighed about 14.9 grams. Aluminium beverage cans come in different shapes and sizes. The standard volume is 375 ml.
How much does a 16oz can weigh? Add in the weight of the can itself (about 1/2 an oz.) and it’s just above 1 lb of weight per full 16 fl. oz.
Crunching some numbers reveals that a 12-pack of soda is about 10 pounds in weight. This number is derived by estimating the weight of 12 aluminum cans, the weight of the soda within the cans and plastic or cardboard packaging holding the cans. When added together, these three elements weigh about 10 pounds.
Each can of regular Coke currently on hand has a mass of about 384 g.
Three medium-sized bananas. A bottle of salad dressing. A small wall clock. A small pillow.
An empty aluminum can weighs approximately one-half ounce (14 g). There are 34 empty 12 ounce aluminum cans to a pound or 70 to a kilogram.
A full 2-liter bottle of soda weighs 4.4 pounds, but there are many other interesting facts about soft drinks.
So using standard 12 oz. pop/beer cans that are rinsed and dry I find that the consensus is that it takes from 32-35 cans to make a pound.