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July 31, 2018

Aluminium International Today features articles on Sustainable Bauxite Mining guidelines

The July/August issue of Aluminium International Today features articles on the Sustainable Bauxite Mining Guidelines. ...
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July 30, 2018

Rio Tinto to offer independently certified responsibly produced aluminium

Rio Tinto has become the first mining and metals company to be granted the aluminium...
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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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May 10, 2018

Alcoa and Rio Tinto announce world’s first carbon-free aluminum smelting process

Alcoa Corporation and Rio Tinto have announced a revolutionary process to make aluminum that produces...
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April 11, 2018

Rio Tinto first to receive Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certification

Rio Tinto is the first company in the world to receive certification under the Aluminium...
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April 10, 2018

QAL and UOQ partnered for rehabilitation research on red mud dams

An emerging technology has the potential to turn toxic red mud into useful soil, combating...
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April 4, 2018

Alcoa Pinjarra Breaking Glass Ceiling

The Pinjarra Alumina Refinery has reached a record milestone of 10 per cent female employees...
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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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Building
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Recycling
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.