Consumer Aerosol Products Council

Promoting Proper Use | Aerosol Technology | Aerosol Recycling

The Consumer Aerosol Products Council (CAPCO) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that provides factual information about aerosol products including their unique qualities, technology and science, and recycling. CAPCO is affiliated with the Consumer Specialty Products Association. was created to educate consumers, media and teachers about today’s aerosol products. The primary focus is increasing recycling rates for empty aerosol products, communicating the benefits and correcting common misconceptions of the aerosol product form, while increasing consumer knowledge on aerosol product technology.

CAPCO extends a physical presence within dedicated outreach programs/events every year. With support from the Steel Recycling Institute, Keep America Beautiful, and numerous other organizations, including regional aerosol product groups, CAPCO has assisted in increasing awareness of the recyclability of empty aerosol products in communities across the nation.

To visit CAPCO’s external website please visit

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