Site work almost completed for Crown’s new plant in Kentucky

Metal packaging manufacturer Crown Holdings has outlined its new environmental sustainability goals up to 2020 in a submission to the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) climate change program.

Construction work has started at Crown’s new beverage can plant in Kentucky. Announced in February, the US$148 million facility at Bowling Green is the latest in a number of capacity additions as the US canmaker invests to meet rising demand for beverage cans. When production starts in the second quarter of 2021, the 327,000sqft plant will…