Aluminium Stewardship Initiative

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Aludium’s Twin Plants In Spain Against ASI Performance Standard

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Aludium’s Twin Plants In Spain Against ASI Performance Standard

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) said yesterday that Spanish aluminium midstream manufacturer Aludium’s two plants in Spain have been certified against ASI’s Performance Standard. The two plants, which are located in Amorebieta and Alicante, specialize in remelting, refining, casting, and semi-fabricating aluminium....

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Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Pair Of Suntown Technology Group Facilities Against Custody Standard

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced yesterday the certification against its Chain of Custody standard of Suntown Technology Group Corporation Limited’s (SNTO) facilities in Changsha and Changde in the People’s Republic of China. The two facilities certified by ASI produce aluminuim foil and include a casthouse plus facilities for re-melting, refining, and material conversion. SNTO’s […]

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Companhia Brasileira de Alumínio Across Entire Value Chain

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) revealed on Friday the certification of several plants and facilities owned by Brazil’s Companhia Brasileira de Alumínio (CBA) against the ASI Performance Standard and Chain of Custody Standard. The facilities included in the certifications announced last week include a trio of bauxite mines in Minas Gerais, an alumina refinery, a […]

ASI Certifies Quartet Of Amcor Plants In Germany, France, And Switzerland

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) on Wednesday revealed certifications for Swiss packaging firm Amcor plc’s operations in Teningen Tscheulin-Rothal, Germany, Sarrebourg and De Froges, France, and Rorschach, Switzerland. Per the ASI, the trio of sites in Germany and France are now certified against the ASI’s Performance Standard for responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium […]

Aluminium: Balancing the Low-Carbon Equation

Climate change is in the headlines again, thanks largely due to the commentary of 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg. Though often brash and confrontational, Thunberg is emphasizing the dire straits in which humanity finds itself relative to our environment and our collective effect upon it like few others before her have done. As the world […]

Alcoa’s Baie-Comeau Aluminium Smelter In Québec Certified By Aluminium Stewardship Initiative

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation announced yesterday the certification of its Baie-Comeau aluminum smelter in Québec, Canada against the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative’s (ASI) sustainability standards. The Baie-Comeau aluminium smelter’s three-year certification by the ASI propels the plant into the ranks of Alcoa’s three other ASI-certified locations, all of which earned their certifications earlier this year. […]