aluminium recycling

Novelis Aluminium Beverage Can Recycling Plant In Eastern Republic Of Korea Reaches 2 MM Short Ton Milestone

Novelis Aluminium Beverage Can Recycling Plant In Eastern Republic Of Korea Reaches 2 MM Short Ton Milestone

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis announced this week that its subsidiary Novelis Korea has reached the milestone of recycling 2 million short tons of aluminium beverage cans at its recycling center in Yeongju, Republic of Korea. The Yeongju Recycling Center, which has...

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Norsk Hydro To Boost Aluminium Recycling Capacity By Half At Sjunnen

Norwegian aluminium firm Norsk Hydro ASA announced this week plans to invest €11.3 million to increase the aluminium recycling capability at its plant in Sjunnen by 20 thousand metric tons per annum. The expansion, which is expected to be completed next year, will increase the plant’s nameplate capacity to 62 thousand metric tons per annum. […]

Norsk Hydro Plans Expansion Of Its On-Site Aluminium Recycling Program

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA announced last week its plans to expand a program of directly recycling aluminium from its plants, which it hopes will further reduce its low carbon footprint and increase production by allowing for use of post-consumer aluminium scrap as well. The initiative would enhance its already low carbon per unit […]

Strike At Constellium Aluminium Can Recycling Plant In Alabama Continues

A strike is currently underway at Constellium’s aluminium used beverage containers (UBCs) consuming mill in Muscle Shoals. According to a press release, about 200 members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 200 walked off the job on December 15 due to an inability of management and labor to come to an accord on a contract at […]

Audi Hungaria To Launch Aluminium Closed Loop Project Next Year

Automaker Audi Hungaria Zrt. announced on Friday the implementation of a project to develop an aluminium closed loop that would begin next year. The firm uses 38 thousand metric tons of aluminium per year in automobile production. Noting the energy-intensive nature of aluminium production, Audi Hungaria attempts to maximize energy efficiency by utilizing a recycling […]

European Aluminium Unveils Plan to Cut Emissions, Achieve Circular Economy

European Aluminium, the main body representing Europe’s aluminium industry, has unveiled a new strategic plan to boost recycling rates in Europe as well as achieving full potential for a circular economy by 2030. The plan comes in response to the EU’s Green Deal and aims to position aluminium as a key component of decoupling economic […]