Orbite gears up for commercial production of high purity alumnia

By Liz Gyekye
Published: Thursday, 09 April 2015

CEO Glenn Kelly says that Orbite shipping HPA to five prospective customers is an “important milestone”. The news comes as the company is gearing up to start commercial production of HPA at its production plant in Cap-Chat, Quebec, in the third quarter of this year.

Orbite Aluminae Inc. announced this week that it has stripped high purity alumnia (HPA) samples to five perspective customers.

The Canadian HPA developer has said that it has had indications of interest from more than 30 customers for its product and has established agreed-upon HPA quality targets with them.


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