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Dec 21, 2016, 14:00 ET JW Aluminum Joins the Aluminum Association

The Aluminum Association announced today the addition of a new member company – JW Aluminum. The company joins as a producer member – a firm that...


Nov 30, 2016, 10:00 ET Aluminum Association Grows with Three New Member Companies

The Aluminum Association announced today the addition of three new member companies – Cerro Wire LLC, Granges Americas Inc. and Reynolds Consumer...


Nov 21, 2016, 09:30 ET Aluminum Demand Grows for 6th Consecutive Year Since 2009

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


Oct 05, 2016, 10:30 ET New Aluminum In Green Building Guidelines To Debut At Greenbuild 2016

 The Aluminum Association today released Aluminum in Green Buildings – A Guide to Environmental Declarations. The Guide is available at...


Oct 04, 2016, 09:00 ET Aluminum Association Announces New Leadership During Annual Meeting

The Aluminum Association announced an expanded leadership team and additions to its Board of Directors during "Vote Aluminum" – its annual...


Sep 28, 2016, 11:00 ET Aluminum Association Leadership to Testify on Chinese Industry Practices at U.S. International Trade Commission Hearing

 Garney Scott, President & CEO of Scepter, Inc. and Chairman of the Aluminum Association, as well as Heidi Brock, President and CEO of the...


Sep 26, 2016, 12:00 ET The Aluminum Transportation Group Announces New Leadership

The Aluminum Association's Aluminum Transportation Group (ATG) today announces its new Chairman John Thomas, global marketing manager of automotive...


Aug 17, 2016, 13:00 ET Aluminum Association: New Truck Rule Recognizes Aluminum as Mass Reduction Solution to Boost Fleet Fuel Economy

New regulations that will boost the fuel economy of the nation's medium and heavy-duty truck vehicle fleet recognize the importance of mass...


Aug 03, 2016, 09:00 ET Aluminum Cans Carry Lower Carbon Footprint than Glass or Plastic Equivalents in Beverage Transportation and Refrigeration, Finds New Study

According to a new study conducted for the Aluminum Association by ICF International, the combined greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with...


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...


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 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...


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...


Mar 26, 2014, 09:00 ET Aluminum Executives To Discuss Industry Trends At Association Spring Meeting

Senior-level executives from Noranda, Novelis, Scepter, Inc. and the Aluminum Association will talk about trends in the aluminum industry during...