EPD Details

Title: Aluminium foundry - Bell Bay/NZAS
Company:Rio Tinto
Registration #2773-8876
Approval Date:December 10, 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 foundry products is a product manufactured at Rio Tinto’s Bell Bay smelter and New Zealand Aluminium Smelter (NZAS). It is considered a semi-finished product, ready to be transformed into aluminium final usage. Aluminium foundry products can be used in transportation (such as suspension knuckles, pistons, chassis parts, wheels), aerospace (thrust reversers, turbine impellors, fittings, compressors), outdoor lighting, furniture and marine. Please note there was an amendment to this EPD on January 13, 2022.

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Aluminium foundry - Bell Bay/NZAS