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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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December 20, 2017

Boyne Smelter Launches New Mental Health Initiative

TEARING down the stigma around mental health is the focus of Boyne Smelter Limited's new...
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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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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.

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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.