Novelis establishing circular economies for aluminum

Novelis is the world leader in providing sustainable aluminum solutions. The company is also the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling. Through its extensive aluminum recycling operations, Novelis is establishing circular economies for aluminum, a material that is infinitely recyclable. The company serves customers in the auto, beverage cans, building and construction, aerospace, and assorted specialty industries.

Ambitions

Novelis is committed to being carbon neutral by 2050 or sooner. In support of this goal, Novelis plans to reduce its energy intensity by 10% by 2026. Aluminum recycling requires just 5% of the energy required to make primary aluminum and emits 95% less carbon.

Investments

The company has invested more than $700 million over the past 10 years to expand its recycling operations and capabilities globally, and is now planning significant new investments in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia.

Innovations

The company recycles approximately 75 billion used beverage cans globally each year and is on track to recycle 90 billion cans within the next few years. Recent and planned investments will support innovations related to sorting and shredding used aluminum, and making the recycling and rolling processes more efficient and sustainable.

Learn More:Sustainability – Novelis

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