Purrrfectly Recyclable: An Eco-Reminder to Animal Lovers

You'd think it would be obvious: Cat food cans are just as recyclable, and recycled, as regular cans, right? It's referred to as canned cat food, after all. But according to a release sent earlier this week from Purina and non-profit advocacy group Keep America Beautiful, studies show that a scant 20 percent of kitty cans are recycled, compared to 54 percent of canned food intended for human consumption.

The company's method of getting the word out on this disconcerting gap? Art made from recycled cat food cans by celebrities.