Alliance partners, including Aluminium Deutschland, have signed a joint declaration for a sustainable future of the aluminium industry in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany, at a meeting at Novelis’ Nachterstedt site.
Ball Corporation and Novelis, both of which recently joined the World Economic Forum’s newly formed aluminium branch of the First Movers Coalition (FMC), are calling on industry to prioritise circularity and to join the FMC.
Opening a Grind tin in the morning got me thinking about how essential metal packaging continues to be for the coffee industry.
The facility, based in Bay Minette, Alabama, USA, will have an initial 600 kilotonnes of finished aluminium goods capacity per year.
Annual capacity at this rolling and recycling complex, the largest in South America, is expected to increase to approximately 680 kilotonnes for aluminium sheet and 490 kilotonnes for recycling.
Research commissioned by the International Aluminium Institute into the recycling of three beverage container materials – aluminium, glass and plastic (PET) – has shown that aluminium cans best support a circular economy.
Novelis has announced plans to invest approximately $130 million to upgrade its operations in Oswego, NY to meet growing customer demand for sustainable, aluminium flat rolled products.
Metal Packaging Europe, the association bringing together European producers of rigid metal packaging and their supply chain partners, has announced that Constellium and Novelis have become associate members.
Novelis has published its yearly sustainability report, detailing significant progress towards increasing the use of recycled aluminium and using natural resources more efficiently.