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Gränges Increased Sourced Aluminium Scrap Usage By Over 28 Percent In 2021

Gränges Increased Sourced Aluminium Scrap Usage By Over 28 Percent In 2021

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB released its Annual and Sustainability Report for 2021 this week, showing better-than-expected progress towards its 2025 sustainability targets. According to the report, Gränges cut its total carbon emissions intensity by 19 percent from 2017 levels while...

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Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Pair Of OETINGER Scrap Recycling Plants

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced the provisional certification of OETINGER Aluminium’s Weißenhorn and Neu-Ulm plants in Germany against its Performance Standard for sustainable aluminium production. Based in Germany, OETINGER Aluminium recycles scrap and remelts it into liquid and solid aluminium alloys used in casting houses for products sold to automotive makers, mechanical engineering firms, […]

CHALCO Shandong Advanced Material Joins Aluminium Stewardship Initiative

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced last week that CHALCO Shandong Advanced Material Co., Ltd has joined the organization as a Production and Transformation member. CHALCO Shandong’s inclusion in the Initiative brings the total membership to 206. Headquartered in Zibo, CHALCO Shandong has conducted research and development into and production of fine alumina since the […]

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Grants Gränges Finspång Full Chain Of Custody Certification

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced this week the certification of Gränges aluminium plant at Finspång against its Chain of Custody standard for sustainable aluminium production. The plant was also given full Performance Standard Certification status, replacing the provisional status it was awarded in February of this year. Gränges Finspång AB designs and manufactures rolled […]

Aluminum Stewardship Initiative Certifies Remaining Novelis Europe Sites

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced this week that it provisionally certified the remainder of Novelis’s European production sites under its Performance Standard, granting the remelting, casting, and rolling activities at Voerde and Koblenz. The aluminium plants at Voerde and Koblenz were awarded provisional certification due to ASI’s policies established during the current coronavirus pandemic. […]

Turkish Aluminium Wheel Maker Cevher Jant Sanayii Joins ASI

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced the addition of Turkish aluminium casting firm Cevher Jant Sanayii A.S. With this addition, the ASI’s membership now stands at 190. Originally founded by Hüseyin Özyavuz in 1955 as a technical school, Cevher accomplished several firsts in the aluminium casting sector. It’s low-pressure casting method has propelled it to […]