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MRAI Calls For Abolition Of India’s 2.5% Customs Duty On Scrap Aluminium

MRAI Calls For Abolition Of India’s 2.5% Customs Duty On Scrap Aluminium

Secondary aluminium trade lobby group Material Recycling Association of India (MRAI) called upon Centre to drop the country’s 2.5-percent customs duty on imported scrap aluminium earlier this week. The move is in stark contrast with the Aluminium Association of India’s (AAI) continued...

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Norsk Hydro Debuts Two New Low-Carbon Aluminium Products

In an effort at capturing a segment of the sustainable aluminium market, Norwegian aluminium firm Norsk Hydro A.S.A. introduced two new low-carbon aluminium products yesterday. The products, which are to be independently certified by DNV GL are Hydro 4.0, an aluminium product derived from plants powered by renewable hydropower and with a maximum content of […]

Jaguar Land Rover Takes Next Step in Aluminium Recycling with REALITY Program

British multinational car company Jaguar Land Rover Limited announced a new project for reusing recycled aluminium in new car production earlier this week. The program, known as REALITY, is the next step in JLR’s ongoing strategy of harvesting aluminium from end-of-life cars and reintegrating it in new vehicles. The £2-million (US$2.62 million) project builds upon […]

Alcoa Debuts New More Sustainable Aluminium Products

American aluminium major Alcoa Corporation debuted a new low carbon, high recycled content product at Aluminium 2016 this week. Sustana, Alcoa’s latest product, was designed by the firm to help customers cut their overall carbon use in their supply chain and to aid them in meeting sustainability targets. The new product line is composed of […]

R&D can power low carbon value growth for Indian firms

The world over, aluminium companies are training their guns on a low carbon growth strategy. With emission reductions topping agendas at international conclaves, aluminium producers, upstream and downstream- are turning more to innovation to build a greener portfolio of products. The trigger for a shift to less polluting capacities is taking place more so in […]