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7
Jul

APPG for the UK Aluminium Industry

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the UK Aluminium Industry Working with the Aluminium Federation (The UK Aluminium Industry's Trade Association) to represent the UK Aluminium Industry .   The APPG holds its Annual General Meeting between May and July each year - copies of the minutes of the meeting can be downloaded here. Minutes of the AGM - 7 July 2015

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4
Jun

European Aluminium Industry Sustainability Roadmap Towards 2025

The European Aluminium Industry Sustainability Roadmap Towards 2025 is available here.

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21
Apr

EAA Circular Economy position statement April 2015

In the light of the European Commission preparatory work on the revised EU Circular economy package, please find here the  updated EAA position.

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18
Mar

The aluminium age

The main alternative to steel is becoming more popular for its lightweighting potential. James Bakewell, writing in Automotive Manufacturing Solutions magazine, casts a critical eye over the challenges for its wider use.

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26
Jan

CE Marking

Construction Products Regulation (EC) No. 305/2011 The Aluminium Federation has looked at the implications for a UK aluminium stockholder of the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) that will come into force in UK on 1 July 2013. Our report is attached together with a short EAA document detailing CE marking of profiles and CE marking according to hEN15088.   ALFED Report on CE Marking

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25
Sep

New Aluminium and Durability report (2014)

A recent study by renowned architect Professor Michael Stacey, on behalf of the International Aluminium Institute, has concluded that aluminium in buildings is proven to last and remain in excellent condition for decades longer than previously expected. The report, titled Aluminium and Durability: Towards Sustainable Cities, looked at buildings such at Cribbs Causeway in Bristol and the FT

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23
Sep

Attitudes and career choices for STEM

This report published by the Department for Business looks at current attitudes and decision making for the study of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) subjects.  Support for these subjects is vital to provide skilled people for the UK manufacturing industry going forward. Download the report here (pdf) The research looks at the attitudes, motivations and mindsets of

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1
Aug

Aluminium Unique Life Cycle Story

The Aluminium Unique Life Cycle Story - engaging for sustainable growth Source: European Aluminium Association

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