We are moving into a low carbon economy. New business models, IT innovation, decentralized governance, and energy efficiency are some of the key words that are re-defining our societies. Aluminium is playing a fundamental role to drive this transformation thanks to what we call “Aluminium Effect”. Aluminium has a broad range of unique properties that contributes to build a new society based on low carbon products, lighter cars, energy efficient-buildings and recycling.
Today, aluminium is the second most widely used metal in the world. This is because aluminium has a unique combination of attractive properties and effects that can be summarised as follows: