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January 20, 2017

Portland Aluminium Smelter in Victoria, Australia to Restart Capacity Lost After Power Outage

The Victorian and Australian governments and Alcoa Corporation announced the Portland Aluminium smelter will restart...
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December 16, 2016

Cash for Cans Program Launches in Gladstone

Boyne Smelters Limited (BSL) and Endeavour Foundation have teamed up to bring a cash for...
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The Australian Aluminium Council

Industry Statistics

The Council has updated the formatting and presentation of its annual sustainability data to an online webpage format.

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August 31, 2017

Swan Alcoa Landcare Program wins esteemed environmental award

The Swan Alcoa Landcare Program (SALP) partnership between Alcoa of Australia (Alcoa), the Department of...
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January 20, 2017

Portland Aluminium Smelter in Victoria, Australia to Restart Capacity Lost After Power Outage

The Victorian and Australian governments and Alcoa Corporation announced the Portland Aluminium smelter will restart...
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March 21, 2013

Rio Tinto Alcan has completed the expansion of its Yarwun 2 alumina refinery in Gladstone, QLD

Rio Tinto Alcan has completed the expansion of its Yarwun 2 alumina refinery in Gladstone, QLD. Click...
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August 1, 2012

Island A-frame foundations rejuvenated

Queensland Alumina Limited. (QAL) was commissioned in. 1967 and is now one of the largest...
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The Australian Aluminium Council has joined the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI).  The ASI was launched in 2012 to foster greater sustainability and transparency throughout the aluminium industry.  You can find out more about the ASI here.
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Australian Aluminium Industry Interactive Flowchart

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

 
The aluminium story
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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.