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Costa Cruises achieved significant recycling and sustainability benchmarks in 2016 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to the newly released 2016 sustainability report, Costa Cruises, an Italian cruise line, based in Genoa, Italy reduced waste by 9.5% per passenger day and cut its carbon footprint by 5% from 2015 to 2016. Fuel consumption per passenger also dropped 3%. The report says ...

NYC’s Governors Island has a new pavilion cast from 300,000 recycled aluminium cans /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The cast aluminium pavilion which recently found place at Governors Island in New York City is catching eyeballs- not only for its design, a winner in itself of the Cast & Place competition but also for its make. The structure, designed by Team Aesop, is entirely made from wa ...

Ohio based scrap brokerage firm moves up the value chain: Acquires Mid South Aluminium /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Ohio based nonferrous scrap metal brokerage company Kripke Enterprises Inc. (KEI) has acquired aluminium coil distributor Mid South Aluminium Inc. The Jackson, Tennessee based company from now on will operate as a business division of KEI while retaining its original name. Comme ...

Environment scanning triggers secondary aluminium production cut in China /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The environmental scanning has been delayed in Zhejiang, China, which was due to take place in mid-June. The inspection is expected to be done in late June and early July. This prompted the aluminium recyclers and secondary aluminium producers in the province to curtail their pr ...

Every Can Counts starts can recycling campaign in Belgium this summer /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

A press release from the Every Can Counts initiative says that their members would now  make the general public aware of the sorting of cans outside their residences by conducting events on major events, offices, schools, beaches or public spaces. They aim to count on each c ...

China secondary aluminium industry dynamics improve due to supply-side reforms /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

In a recent report published by the China Non-ferrous Metals Industry Association (CNIA), China’s aluminium scrap recycling industry is benefitting from the recent supply side reforms, wide-scale economic restructuring and increased domestic demand. Secondary aluminium o ...

Ezi-Duct installs dust collection system for aluminium wastes /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Ezi-Duct, the leading company in the field of dust collection and fume extraction equipment in Australia, recently installed a dust collection system for a multinational company located in the South Eastern Melbourne suburb of Dandenong. The factory provides variety of rolled ...

Ford recycles about 20 million pounds of military-grade aluminium scrap every month /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Chip Conrad, a  stamping engineer in Ford, North America led the designing of a closed-loop recycling system that recycles 5 million pounds of high-strength military-grade aluminium scrap every week. Now in operation at three Ford factories, two of which build F-150, ...

Constellium on track to achieve 2020 Sustainability Targets /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Constellium, the global aluminium semis product manufacturer, reported an increase in used beverage cans recycling rate following the installation of a new furnace at its facility in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, US. The company in its recently released 2016 Annual Business and Sustain ...

Top five players in global aluminium scrap recycling market /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium scrap remains a significant resource to be used as raw material to produce secondary aluminium and subsequently new aluminium products. The highest aluminium recycling percentages can be seen in the construction and transport sector of up to 95% but packaging sector is ...