Light, infinitely useful, and super abundant, element #13 is perhaps the metal we interact with the most on a daily basis. It also happens to be one of the most common element in the earth’s.
Aluminum is one of the most recycled substances on the planet, too. Aluminum cans, window frames, even cars are pounded down, shredded, sorted and melted down into massive ingots of reusable metal. Some of the largest recycling facilities on the planet are aluminum recycling plants.