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Novelis’ progress in aluminium recycling

World leader in aluminum rolling and recycling Novelis just issued its 2015 sustainability report, highlighting significant progress toward increasing the use of recycled aluminum and using natural resources more efficiently: At the end of…

Open letter from Aluminum Association and the Aluminium Association of Canada in Advance of COP 21 Climate Summit

The Aluminum Association and the Aluminium Association of Canada released an open letter sent to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Canadian Minister of Environment & Climate Change Catherine McKenna in advance…

New companies joining the Aluminium Association

The Aluminum Association today announced membership growth, additions to its board, and the election of a new Chairman. In addition, the Association announced the winner of the 2015 Marlan A. Boultinghouse Award, the…

New Ford’s deal with Alcoa

Ford Motor Company just  reached a new deal with Alcoa Inc. to expand its use of aluminum in the car maker’s F-150 pickup truck and other vehicles, a leg up for the lightweight metal…

The Aluminum Association worried about CNIA Cal

The Aluminum Association, which represents producers and suppliers to the North American aluminum industry, concerns about a recent call for the removal of a long-standing 15 percent tax on primary aluminum exported from…

New plant for AMP Corp

Expecting to create many high-paying jobs, AMP Corporation is annexing property into the city of Columbiana from Fairfield Township. According to the Morning Journal, Corporation consultants working with the yet-to-be disclosed parent company in…

Rio Olympic torch made from recycled aluminium

The Rio 2016 Olympic torch is crafted from recycled aluminium and resin with a stain finish and has different segments which expand when the Olympic flame is passed from one torch bearer to…

Surf Snowdonia to open on former aluminium factory side

In Conwy Valley a disused aluminium plant is going to turn into a wave park on August 1. Surf Snowdonia, which will open in August 2015, features the longest man-made surfing wave in…

An alumina coating process for space electronics

A nanoceramic alumina coating process for aluminium printed circuit board (PCB) components, which enhances the material’s thermal and electrical properties, was presented by Cambridge Nanotherm Ltd at the recent Electronic Materials and Processes…

Lasers, the new way in lightweight construction

As many joining and cutting processes are possible only with lasers, these kind of technologies have a particularly important part to play here, as several exhibits from the Aachen-based Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology…

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