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Novelis Specialty Recycled Aluminium Certified By Third Party Auditor

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis announced this week that its aluminium alloys used in building and construction were certified by ...

Akufo-Addo Administration Reaffirms Commitment To Keeping Ghana Bauxite Company Afloat

Ghana’s Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources in charge of Mining George Mireku Duker went on record last week ...

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Pair Of OETINGER Scrap Recycling Plants

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Pair Of OETINGER Scrap Recycling Plants

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced the provisional certification of OETINGER Aluminium’s Weißenhorn and Neu-Ulm plants in Germany against its Performance Standard for sustainable aluminium production. Based in Germany, OETINGER Aluminium recycles scrap and remelts it into liquid and solid ...

Events

Biden Infrastructure Bill A Big Boon To Aluminium Industry: Norsk Hydro VP Mike Stier

Biden Infrastructure Bill A Big Boon To Aluminium Industry: Norsk Hydro VP Mike Stier

Earlier this month the United States Congress passed into law President Joe Biden’s US$1.2 trillion infrastructure package. The Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act (or the INVEST in America Act) will allocate US$550 billion ...

The Net-Zero Shift Starts With Low Carbon Aluminium

2020 was supposed to be “year of climate action”, with the Glasgow COP26 acting as a major milestone for both ...

Aluminium at the LME Week – Key Takeaways

Between October 28 and November 1st, London hosted the traditional London Metals Exchange (LME) Week gathering of analysts, brokers, traders ...

Aluminium Market Oversupplied, Demand Growth Flat

Base metals prices reacted positively to the progress registered in the latest round of US – China trade talks in ...

VIDEOS

Nalco’s Odisha Aluminium Smelter Reaches Full Production For The First Time In Company History

Nalco’s Odisha Aluminium Smelter Reaches Full Production For The First Time In Company History

Indian state-owned aluminium smelter National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) has, for the first time in its history, achieved full operation of its nameplate capacity of 960 pots at its aluminium smelting plant in Angul, Odisha. Nalco’s head Shri Sridhar Patra ...

Scottish Liberal Democrats Criticize GFG’s Deal With Government For Lochaber Aluminium Smelter

The Scottish Liberal Democratic Party spoke out this week about Sanjeev Gupta’s deal with the government to keep the Lochaber ...

Novelis Plans New Automotive Aluminium Recycling Plant For SW Kentucky

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis announced plans yesterday to build a $365 million automotive recycling center outside of Clarksville, Tennessee. ...

Dunkirk Aluminium Smelter To Cut Production By 15 Percent Due To Jump In Energy Prices

The largest aluminium smelter in France is cutting production by 15 percent due to the continued rise of electric prices. ...

ABx Breaks Ground At Alcore’s Fluorine Pilot Plant In New South Wales

ABx Breaks Ground At Alcore’s Fluorine Pilot Plant In New South Wales

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) said this week that its subsidiary ALCORE Limited began construction of the pilot plant in New ...

Rusal And KUMZ Begin Commercial Production Of New Aluminium-Scandium Alloy

Rusal And KUMZ Begin Commercial Production Of New Aluminium-Scandium Alloy

Russian aluminium giant UC Rusal announced this week the launch of several new products in conjunction with KUMZ made from ...

Rio Tinto Extends 25-Year Bauxite R&D Partnership With Université Du Québec À Chicoutimi

Rio Tinto Extends 25-Year Bauxite R&D Partnership With Université Du Québec À Chicoutimi

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group and the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (UQAC) renewed their longstanding partnership for an ...

ABx Aluminium Fluoride Extraction Method Shown To Be Commercially Viable

ABx Aluminium Fluoride Extraction Method Shown To Be Commercially Viable

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) announced this week that process flow sheet modeling has shown that its plan to use aluminium ...

Mitilineos Developing New Methods For Scandium Production From Bauxite

Mitilineos Developing New Methods For Scandium Production From Bauxite

Greek energy company Mitilineos announced last week its plan to enhance the use of its more economical method for extracting ...

Norsk Hydro To Invest NOK60 MM At Årdal Aluminium Smelter

Norsk Hydro To Invest NOK60 MM At Årdal Aluminium Smelter

Norway aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA announced this week NOK60 million (US$6.6 million) in improvements to Årdal aluminium smelter’s electrolysis cells aimed at improving efficiency, safety, and profitability at the plant. The firm said in a press release that improvements at the plant would commence next spring and will include upgrades to the next-generation cell […] ...

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Pair Of OETINGER Scrap Recycling Plants

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Pair Of OETINGER Scrap Recycling Plants

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced the provisional certification of OETINGER Aluminium’s Weißenhorn and Neu-Ulm plants in Germany against its Performance Standard for sustainable aluminium production. Based in Germany, OETINGER Aluminium recycles scrap and remelts it into liquid and solid ...

Novelis Plans New Automotive Aluminium Recycling Plant For SW Kentucky

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis announced plans yesterday to build a $365 million automotive recycling center outside of Clarksville, Tennessee. ...

Kaiser Aluminum Releases New Sustainability Report

California semi-fabricated specialty aluminium producer Kaiser Aluminum released its sustainability report for 2020 on Friday, detailing the progress the firm ...

Alba Opens US$37.5 MM Spent Pot Lining Treatment Plant

Earlier this month Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) inaugurated its Spent Pot Lining (SPL) Treatment Plant, which is part of the ...