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March 8, 2019 / Members News, News

Rio Tinto completes commissioning of Amrun bauxite mine

Rio Tinto has completed commissioning of the $1.9 billion ($A2.6 billion) Amrun bauxite mine on...
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March 4, 2019 / Members News, News

$240M investment for Gladstone

Queensland Alumina Limited (QAL) have announced a $240M investment in their Gladstone Alumina Refinery over...
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The Australian Aluminium Council

Sustainability Data

The Council has updated the formatting and presentation of its annual sustainability data.

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Members news

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...
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November 13, 2018 / Members News, News

Alcoa Continues to Produce Tradespeople of Tomorrow

Twenty-four local young people have completed their apprenticeships with Alcoa this year, joining more than...
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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...
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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...
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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

 
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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.