high-purity alumina

Alcoa of Australia and FYI Resources Plan Week-Long Test Of High-Purity Alumina Plant

Alcoa of Australia and FYI Resources Plan Week-Long Test Of High-Purity Alumina Plant

Australian resource firm FYI Resources Ltd. has entered into a partnership with Alcoa of Australia to run a trial at FYI’s high-purity alumina (HPA) plant in Western Australia. FYI said earlier this week that the trial would be a 7-day, 24-hour run...

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Altech Executes Land Purchase Option For Second HPA Plant In Germany

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. announced yesterday its decision to execute the option to purchase a 25-acre tract in Germany ostensibly for building a second high-purity alumina (HPA) plant on the site. Per the firm, the site at the Schwarze Pump Industrial Park in Saxony has been under consideration since last fall, when the government […]

Stage Two Of Construction Of Altech’s High-Purity Alumina Plant Completed

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. updated investors on the progress of construction at its high-purity alumina (HPA) plant in Johor Bahru, Malaysia yesterday, announcing that Stage 2 construction is now complete. Per the firm, construction restarted in June after a pause occasioned by the worldwide coronavirus pandemic and the Malaysian government’s movement control order in […]

Construction At Altech’s Johor High-Purity Alumina Plant Progressing One Month Ahead Of Schedule

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. updated investors regarding progress on construction at its high-purity alumina (HPA) production site in Johor, Malaysia earlier this week, noting that the process continues to be well ahead of schedule. Per the firm, the entirety of significant structural work is now complete, with construction of the electrical station at the […]

Altech Projects Growing Market For High-Purity Alumina As Lithium-Ion Batteries Gain Popularity

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. released a report yesterday detailing the firm’s expectations regarding the use of high-purity alumina (HPA) in next-generation lithium-ion batteries, which it says is likely only to increase in the coming years. The report begins by explaining the mechanics of a lithium-ion battery, which essentially consists of an anode, a cathode, […]