Sustainability

Vedanta’s Agarwals to Launch Aluminium By-Product Recycling Firm

Vedanta’s Agarwals to Launch Aluminium By-Product Recycling Firm

India’s Agarwal family is hard at work on another foray into the metals industry. Naivedya and Annanya are working on their second start-up in the sector dedicated to utilizing technology developed in Bahrain that converts waste aluminium into value-added products. The enterprise,...

Events

Bahrain Aluminium Recycling and Cast House Plant On Schedule for July Opening

State-owned investment firm Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company B.S.C. announced that Gulf Aluminium Rolling Mill Co. B. S. C.’s (GARMCO) US$55 million recycling and cast-house plant is on schedule for completion. GARMCO, which is a Mumtalakat portfolio company, is constructing the state-of-the-art plant in order to boost its production capacity by 150%, giving it a nameplate […]

Alba Publishes First Sustainability Report

Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. announced the publication of its inaugural Sustainability Report last week. The company’s first-ever such report describes its notable environmental, economic, and social highlights of its business activities in 2016. It showcases Alba’s sustainability performance and the strategies the company executes in order to implement sustainable development principles in its operations and services. […]

Constellium Fires Up New High-Tech Aluminium Recycling Furnace at Alabama Plant

Dutch rolled and extruded aluminium firm Constellium N.V. debuted a new recycling furnace at its facility at Muscle Shoals, Alabama on Tuesday. According to the firm the new, fully-operational furnace will boost its aluminium recycling capacity by 170 million pounds, or roughly 5.2 billion more used aluminium beverage cans per annum. This added capacity means […]

Global Aluminium Foil Group Joins ASI

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced the addition of the Global Aluminium Foil Roller Initiative (GLAFRI) to their organization last Thursday. GLAFRI provides its sixty members with information and data on the global aluminium foil market and coordinates sustainability initiatives among its members in an effort at promoting innovation and boost growth for the market […]