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December 1, 2017

First Gumatj Mine Training Centre Graduates Secure Local Jobs

Ten local and regional Indigenous employees attended a graduation ceremony at the Gulkula Regional Training...
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June 10, 2017

Joint Statement Finkel Review June 2017

The energy industry, its customers and other stakeholders agree: the imminent Finkel Review deserves full...
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The Australian Aluminium Council

Sustainability Data

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

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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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An alumina refinery, five aluminium smelters and associated casting, recycling, waste management and infrastructure facilities in Canada, owned and operated by Rio Tinto, are the first to be certified against ASI’s ground-breaking Performance Standard for environmental, social and governance performance.

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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.