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Flexible packaging adds significant value in a circular economy /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Following the completion of the FIACE project, which highlighted the significant contribution flexible packaging makes to a circular economy and identified opportunities to optimize end of life solutions, it has been announced that the project will continue with a wider scope und ...

FPE Press Release
European Aluminium reacts to Circular Economy vote in ENVI /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

European Parliament’s ENVI Committee has voted on the amendments to the Circular Economy Package on Tuesday January 24. Gerd Götz, Director General of European Aluminium, has expressed the association’s stand on the outcome of the vote.• Calculation methodTo ...

European Aluminium Press Release
Outlook 2017: Can a rising automotive industry demand break the lull in secondary aluminium market? /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

2016 has not been a truly encouraging year for scrap aluminium market. Although awareness about aluminium recycling grew manifold among the value chain players, and international bodies made it a point that the smelters, re-melters, and end use product manufacturers complied with ...

54 year old takes charity walk to deliver 40 pounds of aluminium can pull-tabs for recycling /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Phil Wright of Decatur, a 54-year-old year gentleman completed a charity walk of more than 26 miles to Dawson pulling a wagon filled with about 40 pounds of pull-tabs from aluminium cans amid freezing cold and sharp wind. He delivered the aluminium pull-tabs at Springfield's Rona ...

Alupro urges people to recycle their festive aluminium packaging after the festive season /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) which represents the leading aluminium packaging producers and reprocessors in the UK, urges people in UK to recycle their festive aluminium packaging after the Christmas and New Year celebrations. Aluminium is the most ...

U.S. aluminium recovery from scrap increases 5.9% YTD in Sept 2016 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to the aluminium recycling statistics published by the U.S. Geological Survey, Department of Interior, the total aluminium scrap imports in the United States totalled an estimated 782 million pounds in September 2016. The volume represented a 5.5 per cent rise over the ...

Recap 2016: Aluminium Recycling Highlights /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Sustainability in aluminium industry gained paramount importance in 2016. While in Malaysia, we saw the government coming down heavily on unregulated bauxite mining that caused irreparable damage to the water bodies in Pahang, environmental tightening in China forced China Hongqi ...

Aluminium recycling improves lives in Vietnam village but lacks control /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium recycling has improved the quality of lives for hundreds of villagers in Vietnam's Nam Truc District in Northern Province of Nam Ðinh. Ever since the residents here started using recycled aluminium for making handicraft items their livelihood has changed- changed fo ...

Alupro urges DEFRA for more ambitious packaging recycling targets /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) is frustrated that the proposed options within the consultation on new packaging recycling business targets do not reflect the ambition of the aluminium sector to maximise recovery and recycling of this valuable material. Al ...

Alupro, UK
I*Recycle donates bins to Guam schools to push youngsters for aluminium can recycling /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Schools in the Island of Guam on Pacific Ocean will be receiving new recycling bins for aluminium cans under the novel I*Recycle Programme. The initiative is aimed at encouraging youngsters in as many as 60 schools to recycle more aluminium cans for a greener earth and a better t ...