EPD Details

Title: Aluminium Billet - NZAS
Company:Rio Tinto
Registration #9557-5526
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 billet manufactured at Rio Tinto’s New Zealand Aluminium Smelter (NZAS) is used to create aluminium semi-fabricated products, such as extrusions. Aluminium billets are to be further processed into aluminum semi-fabricated products for several uses in various sectors such as building and construction (e.g., curtain wall, doors and windows, office partitions and shelves), transportation (e.g., vehicles structure and chassis parts), consumer durables (e.g., appliances), and industrial (e.g., machinery equipment). Please note there was an amendment to this EPD on January 13, 2022.

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Aluminium Billet - NZAS