End User Focus: Alumina’s salt slag solution
Published: Saturday, 24 September 2011
French processor RVA takes slags from aluminium smelters and recycles them into three value-added outputs, including an unconventional source of alumina for non-metallurgical applications, as Howard Epstein explains
In recent years non-energy raw
material markets have seen major shifts in supply and demand
patterns combined with short-term shocks. This commercial
environment motivated the European Union (EU) to launch a Raw
Material Strategy ensuring the continued availability of
essential inputs for European industry.
The present situation has highlighted the...