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Jun 02, 2016, 10:40 ET Aluminum Can Maintains Position as Most Sustainable Beverage Container

 As millions of Americans gear up for picnics, concerts, hikes and other outdoor activities this summer, a new report released today by the...


Apr 20, 2016, 07:00 ET New Economic Impact Study Shows Continued Strength of Domestic Aluminum Industry

A new study released today shows the continued importance of the U.S. aluminum industry to the national economy. Research conducted by economic...


Feb 24, 2016, 14:10 ET The Aluminum Association Welcomes Call for Commission Investigation into Industry Global Competitiveness

Today, the House Committee on Ways & Means requested a formal investigation by the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) into the global...


Nov 18, 2015, 11:42 ET New Guidelines for Using Aluminum in Green Buildings to Debut at Greenbuild 2015

Today, the Aluminum Association released Aluminum in Green Buildings: A Guide to Green Building Development and Certification with Aluminum...


Oct 29, 2015, 09:21 ET New Companies, Board Members and Leadership Join the Aluminum Association

The Aluminum Association today announced membership growth, additions to its board, and the election of a new Chairman. In addition, the...


Sep 17, 2015, 15:38 ET Redesigned Aluminum Statistical Review Highlights Demand Growth for 5th Straight Year

Today, the Aluminum Association released the latest edition of the Aluminum Statistical Review for 2014. The 2015 edition of the Review, which...


Sep 09, 2015, 08:47 ET The Aluminum Association Concerned about CNIA Call for Removal of Export Tax on Primary Aluminum

The Aluminum Association, which represents producers and suppliers to the North American aluminum industry, expressed strong concern today about a...


Jun 17, 2015, 09:45 ET New Aluminum Association Office to Showcase Dynamic, Growing Aluminum Industry

The Aluminum Association announced today that it will move its headquarters to 1400 Crystal Drive in Arlington, VA effective June 22, 2015. The new...


May 20, 2015, 11:00 ET Study Finds Aluminum Cans the Sustainable Package of Choice

Aluminum cans are the most recycled and highest value beverage container on the market today, according to a new report released by the Aluminum...


May 19, 2015, 08:00 ET The Aluminum Association Statement on China's Elimination of Export Duties Affecting Certain Aluminum Products

On May 1, the Chinese Ministry of Finance eliminated its 15 percent export duties on aluminum rods and bars (alloy and non-alloyed), and certain...


Apr 22, 2015, 14:00 ET Aluminum Industry Announces Partnership with Department of Energy to Expand Workforce, Improve Technology

The Aluminum Association announced today a new partnership with the Department of Energy (DOE) to increase the number of aluminum industry jobs in...


Mar 27, 2015, 08:57 ET Aluminum Association: Department of Energy Recognizes Advantages of Aluminum Through $259 million Conditional Loan Guarantee

The Aluminum Association applauded action by the Department of Energy providing a conditional loan guarantee of $259 million to Alcoa to support...


Mar 25, 2015, 10:45 ET Aluminum Association Statement on New Federal Building Efficiency Standards

 The Aluminum Association released the following statement on a new White House plan to reduce energy use at federal buildings by 2.5 percent...


Feb 23, 2015, 13:08 ET North American Aluminum Demand Grows 5.0 Percent in 2014

The aluminum industry in the United States and Canada saw year-over-year demand growth of 5.0 percent through the end of 2014. This according to...


Jan 29, 2015, 09:00 ET New Joining Manual Supports Rapid Growth of Aluminum in Automotive

The Aluminum Association today released a comprehensive manual that details the range of joining technologies used for the assembly of aluminum...


Jan 21, 2015, 10:38 ET Aluminum Association Releases 2015 Edition of Aluminum Design Manual

Today, the Aluminum Association released the 2015 Aluminum Design Manual, the 10th edition of an essential reference for all professionals working...


Dec 22, 2014, 14:15 ET Aluminum Association Hits Record Membership with 100th Member Company

 The Aluminum Association announced its 99th and 100th member companies today – The Schaefer Group, Inc. and Aluminum Shapes, LLC. One...


Dec 18, 2014, 13:45 ET Aluminum Association Releases 2014 North American Aluminum Industry Extrusion Press Directory

 Today, the Aluminum Association released the 2014 edition of the North American Aluminum Industry Extrusion Press Directory. The Directory is...


Dec 17, 2014, 12:00 ET Study Shows Aluminum Can Continues to be Sustainable Beverage Package of Choice

 Aluminum cans, already the most recycled and recyclable beverage container on the market, just got even more sustainable according to a report...


Nov 18, 2014, 10:00 ET Aluminum Association Releases Environmental Product Declarations for Main Aluminum Product Types

The Aluminum Association released today environmental product declarations (EPD) for various types of aluminum products. An EPD is a comprehensive,...


Oct 15, 2014, 10:00 ET New Aluminum Statistical Review Shows Demand Growth for Fourth Straight Year

Today, the Aluminum Association released the latest edition of the Aluminum Statistical Review for 2013. The 2014 edition of the Review, which...


Oct 09, 2014, 10:20 ET Aluminum Association Announces Boultinghouse and Chairman's Award Winners

The Aluminum Association announced today the winners of two prestigious industry awards presented during its recent annual meeting in Washington,...


Oct 02, 2014, 14:00 ET Aluminum Association Announces Membership Growth And New Board Members

The Aluminum Association today announced membership growth, additions to its board, and the election of a new member to its leadership team. The...


Sep 24, 2014, 10:55 ET Aluminum Can Recycling Holds at Historically High Levels

Aluminum beverage cans are once again the most recycled beverage packaging type in the United States with an industry recycling rate of 66.7...


Jul 31, 2014, 09:30 ET Black4 and Danieli Corporation Join the Aluminum Association

The Aluminum Association announced today the addition of two new member companies, Black4 and Danieli Corporation. This brings total Association...