Sustainability

Rio Tinto Awarded First-Ever Aluminium Chain Of Custody Certification From ASI

Rio Tinto Awarded First-Ever Aluminium Chain Of Custody Certification From ASI

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group is the recipient of the first-ever Chain of Custody (CoC) Certification issued by the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative. The certification was developed by the ASI to establish a seal and a series of criteria by which aluminium...

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ASI Certifies First Aluminium Roller Under New Responsible Sourcing Standard

Global standards and certification organization The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced yesterday the first certification of an aluminium foil roller and converter under the organization’s new standards for responsible production. Per the association, Constantia Teich of Weinburg, Austria, is the recipient of the distinction, making it just the third holder of the new certification, and […]

Recycling Rates of Aluminium Cans Rises to 72 Percent in Great Britain

The United Kingdom’s Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) says that recycling rate of aluminium both in the British Isles and upon the European continent continues to make significant strides, achieving and surpassing goals that were set for the practice last year. Per the association, the recycling rate for aluminium drink cans continued its upward trend […]

EGA Partners With Belgian Firm to Investigate Reuse of Bauxite Residue

UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced yesterday that the firm has come to an agreement with Belgian research and technology organization Vlaamse Instelling voor Technologisch Onderzoek (VITO) to explore the possibility of repurposing bauxite residue for use in a variety of construction materials. According to the firm, EGA and VITO, in cooperation with experts […]