ASI Certifies Novelis Rolling Mill In Jiangsu, China Under Performance Standard For Sustainable Production

ASI Certifies Novelis Rolling Mill In Jiangsu, China Under Performance Standard For Sustainable Production

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) last week announced the certification of Novelis Aluminum (Zhenjiang) Co., Ltd. under its ASI Performance Standard V2 (2017) Certification. The rolling facility in Jingkou Industrial Zone, Jiangsu Province, People’s Republic of China, produces high-strength structural aluminium plate...


Tomago Aluminium Raises Pace Of Transition To Sustainable Power Production

Australia’s biggest aluminium smelter said last week it is ramping up its push to phase out carbon-emitting production by transitioning to the use of renewable energy. According to local media, the drive to renewable power production and storage will be a priority by the end of the decade. Additionally, Tomago Aluminium will increase the pace […]

Rio Tinto Joins First Movers Coalition To Aid In Achieving Zero-Carbon Aluminium

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group said last week it will join the First Movers Coalition in an effort at continuing its progress to bringing zero-carbon aluminium and other metals to market at affordable prices. Rio Tinto joins more than four dozen companies with a combined market value of around US$8.5 trillion. Members on five […]

LME Sees No Evidence Of Large Aluminium Shipments From UC Rusal

There is no evidence that Russian Federation aluminium titan UC Rusal has been unloading primary aluminium into London Metal Exchange warehouses on a long-term basis. Such was the message relayed by the LME last week in the wake of news reports that Rusal intends to do just that in the near future. Commenting to Reuters […]

Novo Capsule Debuts “Perfect” Single Serve Coffee Capsule Using Aluminium

Joint venture aluminium coffee capsule producer Novo Capsule announced this week that it has achieved the purpose of the partnership, namely to produce and market a superior single-serve Nespresso coffee capsule made from 100%-recyclable aluminium. Novo Capsule believes that the type of coffee capsule used in at-home single-serve coffee machines is of the highest importance […]