"Cradle to Cradle": Aluminum's Green Value Proposition

April 2009
Metal Center News;Apr2009, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p2
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the activities of the U.S. aluminum industry and trade to enhance the environmental credentials of aluminum. According to the International Aluminum Institute (IAI), the industry has improved its smelting practices by reducing the energy intensity and emissions that are associated with its primary operations. The industry also learned to use the hierarchy of waste to grow incrementally the energy and environmental benefits of aluminum.


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