Aluminium Stewardship Initiative

ASI Certifies Ma鈥檃den Aluminium Facilities Against Performance and Chain Of Custody Standards

ASI Certifies Ma鈥檃den Aluminium Facilities Against Performance and Chain Of Custody Standards

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative certified the bauxite mining, alumina refining, and aluminium casting and rolling operations of Ma鈥檃den Aluminium this week against its Performance and Chain of Custody standards. The ASI certified Ma鈥檃den鈥檚 bauxite mining at the Al Ba鈥檌tha mine in...


Kaiser Aluminum Joins Aluminium Stewardship Initiative As Industrial User

Last week the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative welcomed California semi-fabricated specialty aluminium producer Kaiser Aluminum to the fold as its 166th Industrial User member. Kaiser says that sustainability is a major ingredient for long-term excellence, and it strives to achieve success in a responsible manner. The firm says it plans to continue to find ways to […]

Seven Novelis Facilities In Europe Achieve ASI Certification For Sustainable Aluminium Production

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) last week announced the certification of seven of Atlanta鈥檚 rolled aluminium firm Novelis鈥 operations in Europe under its Performance Standard and Chain of Custody Certification. On Thursday, ASI announced the certification of Novelis鈥 twin operations in Nachterstedt, Germany, the rolling, coating and surface finishing facility in Goettingen, Germany, and the […]

ASI Certifies Trio Of Laminazione Sottile Group Rolled Aluminium Plants In Italy

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced the certification of Italian firm Laminazione Sottile Group鈥檚 three plants against its Performance Standard for sustainable aluminium production. Laminazione鈥檚 three plants are the Laminazione Sottile rolling plant, the Italcoat coil coating plant, and the coating and packing at its IPS 鈥 Industrial Packaging Solution plant. Materials made at the […]

Alcoa To Provide Low- And Zero-Carbon Aluminium For Audi Electric Vehicle Wheels

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation announced last week that it has been chose by German automaker Audi AG to supply sustainable aluminium wheels for its e-tron GT electric vehicle. Alcoa said it will be supplying low-carbon aluminium to RONAL Group, who will be using both low-carbon and zero-carbon aluminium products from the smelter. Tim Reyes, […]

S.A. Damm Becomes First Beverage Firm Certified By ASI

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced this week the certification of beverage firm S.A. Damm鈥檚 two beer breweries against both its Performance Standard and its Chain of Custody standard. The two breweries in question are Estrella de Levante F谩brica de Cerveza S.A. and Compa帽ia Cervecera Damm, S.L. This week鈥檚 certification makes S.A. Damm the world鈥檚 […]