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The Australian Aluminium Council is the peak body representing the aluminium industry in Australia.
The Council's members include companies operating in bauxite mining, alumina refining, aluminium metal production, semi-fabricated aluminium production and distribution.
Sustainability Report 2012
The Council has released its latest Sustainability Report.
Click on the image below to download a PDF copy of the report.
Australian Aluminium Industry Interactive Flowchart
The AAC has developed this flowchart to provide users with an opportunity to learn and discover detailed information about the Australian aluminium industry and processes of aluminium production in a visual and interactive way.
The Aluminium Story
This series of websites was created by the International Aluminium Institute in cooperation with national and regional aluminium associations around the world.
These websites hold a wealth of information on their respective topics and are recommended to those who seek credible and accurate data; information on processes and benefits; and facts about the aluminium industry and products.
Click on each of the buttons to go straight to the websites.
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Global Aluminium Industry
Rio Tinto Alcan has completed the expansion of its Yarwun 2 alumina refinery in Gladstone, QLD. Click here to watch the YouTube video, which includes footage of Yarwun, Weipa, RTM vessel, and the Yarwun 2 opening event.
Video: Apple's "Making the all-new Mac Pro"
Apple is well-known for using aluminium. Aluminium is a strong, smooth and relatively lightweight metal. It is efficient in conducting heat into the surrounding environment, keeping internal electronics cool, and is soft enough to allow precision fitting during the manufacturing process.