EPD Details

Title: Aluminium slab - Grande-Baie/Laterrière
Company:Rio Tinto
Registration #9311-7189
Approval Date:December 8, 2021
Verifier Name:Industrial Ecology Consultants
Reference PCR Product Category Rules for Building-Related Products and Services. Part A: Calculation Rules for the LCA and Requirements on the Project Report according to EN 15804+A2:2019 (version 1.1.2; IBU, 2021) PCR Part B: Requirements on the EPD for Products of aluminium and aluminium alloys, Versions 1.0, 1.6, 1.0 (IBU, 2017)
Project Description
Aluminium slab is manufactured at Rio Tinto’s Grande-Baie and Laterrière smelters to create aluminium semi-fabricated products, such as rolled coils. Aluminium slabs are to be further processed into aluminum semi-fabricated products for several uses in various sectors such as building and construction (e.g., building roofs, sidings, wall plates, furniture and decorations, bridge and stadium components), transportation (e.g., automobile components, truck and trailer components, train components, aircraft components), packaging (e.g., beverage containers), and consumer durables (e.g., computers, home appliances, and recreation devices, and utilities). Please note there was an amendment to this EPD on January 13, 2022.

To request a copy of the EPD, please contact: Frederic Picard, Director of Climate Change - Atlantic Operations at [email protected], and cc: [email protected]
Aluminium slab - Grande-Baie/Laterrière