Ardagh Group has announced that its first glass production facility in Brazil at Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, will be co-located with a new multi-line beverage can manufacturing facility being built by Ardagh Metal Packaging SA.
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.
Crown Holdings has achieved ASI Chain of Custody Standard Certification for the manufacture of aluminium can bodies and can ends its Crown Beverage Can Brazil Division subsidiary.
Trivium Packaging has announced its investment in new assets at two of its manufacturing plants to substantially expand the production of aluminium impact extruded cans and bottles.
Trivium has announced the Forever Canvas Challenge 2022, with entires open to the next generation of designers from across the USA, South America and Europe.
The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative has certified Crown Holdings against the ASI Performance Standard for responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium.
The international organisation of aluminium aerosol container manufacturers recently held its competition for the world’s best and most innovative aluminium aerosol cans.
AkzoNobel is to further expand its long-term position in South and Central America after reaching an agreement to acquire Colombia-based paints and coatings company Grupo Orbis.
During the first quarter of 2021, Ball Corporation has reported net earnings attributable to the corporation of $200 million.