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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 ...

ISRI’s Recycling Curriculum to Help Staten Island Teachers “Go Green ‘n Clean” /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

For a third consecutive year, Staten Island K-12 science teachers can participate in a free Recycling Activities Collection training workshop designed to equip them with the resources, tools, and strategies needed to share the science behind recycling with students. The training ...

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Nairobi firms consider using aluminium foils as plastic ban looms large /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

As the deadline for use of nylon packaging materials looms in Nairobi, and with the government being strict about not reversing the ban of environmentally hazardous material, local shoppers, retailers, and plastic paper manufactures are now looking for alternative materials. T ...

World Environment Day: A new India wakes up to the benefits of aluminium recycling /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium recycling is still a fledgling industry in India. The lack of a proper ecosystem and a weak legal structure has stopped the hitherto ‘unorganized sectoral practice’ from growing into a full-fledged industry. However, considering the fact that India’s p ...

Aluminium can recycling reaches 70% milestone, Alupro reports /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The European metal packaging sector reached a major milestone by hitting 70 per cent aluminium can recycling rate in 2016. In the UK alone, seven out of ten aluminium beverage cans were reportedly recycled in the past year, the Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) ...

Novelis raises its recycled aluminium inputs from 53% to 55% in FY 2017 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Novelis Inc, the leading aluminium rolled products manufacturer and aluminium recycler reported significant improvement in its recycled aluminium inputs during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017. The net income rose significantly higher and automotive shipments reached record high ...

India based e-waste recycling startup successfully extracts aluminium and copper from scrap /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

An e-waste recycling startup in Faridabad, India by “a recycler with professional degrees and an organized setup” is changing the way people in India look at scrap recycling. The Namo E-waste Management was started in 2014 by 28 year old Akshay Jain , who did his MBA ...

Nespresso to start a trial recycling scheme for its used aluminium coffee capsules in UK /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Nespresso, a part of Swiss multinational Nestlé is to start a trial scheme for their UK consumers to recycle their used aluminium coffee capsules for the first time. This is counter effort towards the backlash against their popular single-serve pods, which end up in landfi ...

Secondary aluminium smelters in China come under environmental scanning /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

China government launched its third round of pollution control inspections on April 24 in seven provinces, a move feared to strike the nation's secondary aluminium smelters with large carbon footprints. Shanghai Metals Market surveyed to find out how big the impact could be on th ...