Sustainability, transparency said key to aluminum sector

Mar 15, 2013 | 02:21 PM | Michael Cowden

Tags  American Extruders Council, Rio Tinto Alcan, Jerome Fourmann, sunstainability, automotive, emission standards, construction, green building transparency

ORLANDO, Fla. — "Sustainability" and "green aluminum" aren’t just catchphrases; they’re critical to the aluminum industry’s future success, one Rio Tinto Alcan Inc. executive said.

Aluminum has a "wonderful growth story" thanks to trends like lightweighting in vehicles and the push for more environmentally friendly buildings, Jerome Fourmann, technical services manager at the Montreal-based company, said.....





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