The Alu D&T Challenge is sponsored by businesses and organisations representing the complete spectrum of the UK aluminium industry.
The Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) represents the aluminium packaging producers, fillers and reprocessors in the UK.
Our membership comprises the full spectrum of the aluminium packaging ‘loop’. Alupro represents the industry to policy makers and opinion formers in the UK and Europe. We also run campaigns in partnership with other materials, local authorities and leading brands to inspire and encourage people to recycle more, wherever they are. We are delighted to be the project managers for Learning Aluminium and the Alu D&T Challenge.
Alupro was founded by, and has been supported by, the aluminium industry, for more than 25 years.
The Aluminium Federation (ALFED) is the trade body that represents the UK aluminium industry.
With members spanning whole lifecycle of aluminium, it plays a key role in supporting its members’ needs. This includes providing technical and commercial services, as well as engagement in political lobbying with the UK Government and at EU level.
ALFED also plays a key role in promoting aluminium as a metal for the future to a wide range of audiences, from schools and colleges to designers, engineers and manufacturers.
Novelis Inc. is the global leader in aluminium rolled products and the world’s largest recycler of aluminium.
The company operates in 11 countries and has approximately 11,500 employees. Novelis supplies premium aluminium sheet and foil products to transportation, packaging, construction, industrial and consumer electronics markets throughout North America, Europe, Asia and South America.
In the UK Novelis operates Europe’s largest dedicated aluminium drinks can recycling plant, in Warrington, Cheshire which has the capacity to recycle every drinks can sold in the UK every year.
Novelis is a subsidiary of Hindalco Industries Limited, part of the Aditya Birla Group, a multinational conglomerate based in Mumbai, India.
Technology Supplies is the leading Design, Technology and Engineering specialist for education worldwide.
Our globally trusted services include installations, from design and consultation to commissioning and training; maintenance services for all types of educational workshops; supply of over 8,000 curricula-aligned products; and excellent aftercare support across all products and equipment.
Arconic creates breakthrough products that shape industries.
Working in close partnership with our customers we solve complex engineeringi challenges to transform the way we fly, drive, build and power. Through the ingenuity of our people and cutting-edge advanced manufacturing techniques we deliver these products at a quality and efficiency that ensure customer success and shareholder value.
Befesa is a leading international company that provides innovative sustainable solutions for the management and recycling of industrial residues, including aluminium residues to produce high value aluminium alloys.
Befesa manages more than 2.2 Mt of residues, returning nearly 1.3 Mt to the production of new materials through recycling.