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June 9, 2020 / Media Releases, Members News, News

Local help at hand for Coronavirus fallout

A purpose-built, locally targeted campaign to help people across a number of communities in the south west of the State...
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May 12, 2020 / Media Releases, News

Alcoa continues to lead in engineering diversity

Resources company Alcoa has awarded another women-in-engineering scholarship — continuing its longstanding leadership in driving diversity and equality in the...
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April 14, 2020 / Media Releases, Members News, News

Rio Tinto Produces Hand Sanitiser for ANZ sites

Rio Tinto Aluminium is developing hand sanitiser at on-site laboratories in Australia and New Zealand to help reduce the spread...
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March 26, 2020 / Media Releases, News

Joint Statement by Australian Workers Union and Australian Aluminium Council

Australia’s aluminium supply chain has never been more essential The Australian Aluminium Council and Australian Workers Union is concerned that...
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March 5, 2020 / Media Releases, Members News, News

Bell Bay Aluminium Appoints New General Manager

Bell Bay Aluminium has appointed Shona Markham as general manager. Shona, who started as a graduate at Bell Bay in...
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February 27, 2020 / Media Releases, Members News, News

Alcoa takes action towards gender equality

Alcoa Australia was recognised as an industry leader for its dedication and action towards achieving gender equality in the workplace,...
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January 29, 2020 / Media Releases, Members News, News

Alcoa’s Western Australian operations receive Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) Certification

Alcoa’s Western Australian mining and refining operations have received certification from the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI), a global sustainability certification...
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December 5, 2019 / Media Releases

Australian Climate Round Table Renews Joint Policy Principles

Media Release:  Australian Climate Roundtable Renews Joint Policy Principles Australian Climate Roundtable Joint Principles for Climate Policy
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August 2, 2019 / Media Releases, Members News, News

Alcoa Tops Targets for Sustainable Rehabilitation

Alcoa of Australia has exceeded rehabilitation targets at the Huntly and Willowdale bauxite mines in the Peel and South West...
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November 19, 2018 / Media Releases, Members News

Nespresso to use world’s first responsibly sourced aluminium from Rio Tinto in coffee capsules

Nespresso will become the first company to use responsibly-sourced aluminium, supplied by Rio Tinto, to produce its coffee capsules. Read...
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August 28, 2018 / Media Releases, Members News

Rio Tinto’s Amrun Project has spent over A$1.5 billion with local companies

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Rio Tinto chief executive Jean-Sébastien Jacques visited Rio Tinto’s world-class Amrun bauxite project on Cape...
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August 8, 2018 / Media Releases, News

“NEG AND GAS AND ACCC”, SAYS THE ALUMINIUM INDUSTRY

Australia’s largest users of electricity – the aluminium industry – today called on the Federal and State Governments to approve...
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July 30, 2018 / Media Releases, Members News, News

Rio Tinto to offer independently certified responsibly produced aluminium

Rio Tinto has become the first mining and metals company to be granted the aluminium industry’s Chain of Custody certification...
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December 1, 2017 / Media Releases, Members News, News

First Gumatj Mine Training Centre Graduates Secure Local Jobs

Ten local and regional Indigenous employees attended a graduation ceremony at the Gulkula Regional Training Centre four months after commencing...
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June 10, 2017 / Media Releases, News

Joint Statement Finkel Review June 2017

The energy industry, its customers and other stakeholders agree: the imminent Finkel Review deserves full and fair consideration before governments...
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