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Oct 25, 2001, 01:00 ET

Americans Look to Recycling as Easy Way to Give to Deserving Charities

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- If you are looking for a quick and easy way to give to a deserving charity -- a way that requires no money...

Oct 24, 2001, 01:00 ET

From Harley Hogs and Family Cars to Army Trucks and Postal Vehicles - Aluminum Delivers the Performance Advantage

LIVONIA, Mich., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Meeting just outside Detroit today, aluminum industry officials and nearly five hundred top automotive...

Aug 08, 2001, 01:00 ET

Aluminum Use Hits Record High in Autos and Light Trucks

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Aluminum content in MY 2002 vehicles will reach an all-time high, according to a recent industry...

Jun 14, 2001, 01:00 ET

From Boosting Gas Mileage to Fighting Global Warming, College Engineers Demonstrate Auto Aluminum's Performance Advantages

WASHINGTON, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Against the backdrop of rising gas prices and continued focus on global warming, automakers today are working...

Mar 06, 2001, 00:00 ET

Automotive Aluminum's Performance Advantages to Be Highlighted At SAE's World Congress & Exposition in Detroit

DETROIT, March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- From across the globe, materials experts from the auto and aluminum industries, as well as from academia, will...

Dec 18, 2000, 00:00 ET

Skillingberg Named Aluminum Association's Vice President, Technology

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael H. Skillingberg has been named vice president, technology of The Aluminum Association in an...

Dec 14, 2000, 00:00 ET

Bahrain-Based Gulf Aluminium Rolling Mill Company Joins The Aluminum Association

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulf Aluminium Rolling Mill Company (GARMCO) was approved for membership by The Aluminum Association's Board...

Oct 25, 2000, 01:00 ET

Aluminum Recycling Breakthrough Means Potential Boon for Automakers; Laser Separates Aluminum by Alloy, Increases Scrap Value

DETROIT, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- A new recycling process using advanced lasers to improve automotive scrap sorting can help bring even more...

Oct 17, 2000, 01:00 ET

Aluminum Association to Admit Non-U.S. Members

CHICAGO, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aluminum Association announced today it will permit non-U.S. headquartered firms, regardless of U.S....

Oct 17, 2000, 01:00 ET

Aluminum Association to Meet in New York in 2001

CHICAGO, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aluminum Association announced today it will hold its Spring Meeting May 17-18, 2001 in New York City at the...

Oct 17, 2000, 01:00 ET

Former Reynolds Executive George Hsu Honored for Service to Aluminum Industry

CHICAGO, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Hsu, former supervisor of corporate engineering standards for Reynolds Metals Company, was honored...

Oct 17, 2000, 01:00 ET

Aluminum Association Elects New Board Members

CHICAGO, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aluminum Association elected three new board members today at the association's annual membership meeting...

Aug 28, 2000, 01:00 ET

Sammy Sosa Hits 'Home' Run for Habitat for Humanity

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- "Going ... going ... gone!" You can count on Sammy Sosa, home run slugger and four-time All-Star, to hit lots...

Aug 07, 2000, 01:00 ET

Aluminum Assumes Number Three Position in Auto Materials

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- A little test: What do the Space Shuttle, the HUMMER vehicle, and the Ferrari 360 Modena have in...

Aug 02, 2000, 01:00 ET

Building & Construction Brochure Promotes Aluminum as Material of Choice

WASHINGTON, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aluminum Association's Sheet and Plate Division has produced a brochure for architects, developers,...

Aug 02, 2000, 01:00 ET

Statement by Dr. Richard Klimisch, Vice-President, The Aluminum Association On General Motors' Announcement on Hybrid-Electric Propulsion

WASHINGTON, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued by Dr. Richard Klimisch, Vice-President of The Aluminum Association:...

Jul 31, 2000, 01:00 ET

Pechiney Rolled Products Joins Aluminum Association

WASHINGTON, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Pechiney Rolled Products was approved for membership by The Aluminum Association's Board of Directors in an...

Jul 27, 2000, 01:00 ET

Aluminum Association Salutes Ford's Fuel Economy Announcement Today

DETROIT, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Statement by Dr. Richard Klimisch, Vice- President, Aluminum Association: The aluminum industry...

Jul 21, 2000, 01:00 ET

Aluminum Standards and Data - 2000 Edition Now Available on CD-Rom

WASHINGTON, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aluminum Association's Aluminum Standards and Data -- 2000 Edition is now available for the first time on...

Jul 07, 2000, 01:00 ET

The Lincoln Electric Company Joins the Aluminum Association

WASHINGTON, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lincoln Electric Company was approved for membership today by The Aluminum Association's Board of...