Federal Court lifts one of two embargos on Alunorte’s deposit area DRS2
The Federal Court of Pará today, September 20, lifted the embargo on Alunorte's new bauxite residue disposal (DRS2) under the civil lawsuit. Alunorte ...
September 20, 2019
Ministerio Publico Federal, Hydro and Alunorte provide Federal Court with joint petition to lift DRS2 embargoes
Alunorte, Hydro and Ministerio Publico Federal filed today a joint petition to the Federal Court in Belem to lift the embargoes on the new bauxite res ...
August 31, 2019
Albras resumes normal aluminium production
Albras’ Board of Directors decided on May 21 to restart aluminium production at the Albras aluminium plant in Brazil. Albras curtailed 50% of its prod ...
May 21, 2019
Federal court lifts remaining production embargo at Alunorte
The federal court in Belem, Brazil, lifted the production embargo on the Alunorte alumina refinery under the criminal lawsuit on Monday, May 20, allow ...
May 20, 2019
Federal Court lifts one of two production embargos on Alunorte
The Federal Court in Belém, Brazil, lifted the production embargo on Alunorte under the civil lawsuit on Wednesday, May 15. Alunorte is still subject ...
May 16, 2019
Ministério Público and Alunorte provide Federal Court with joint petition to lift production embargos
On April 12, as previously announced, the Federal Court in Belem held a conciliatory hearing between Ministério Público and Alunorte to discuss the pr ...
April 12, 2019
Update on Alunorte situation
Alunorte signed agreement with Ministério Público on third-party verification of technical reports, amendment of TAC agreed and Federal Court schedule ...
March 26, 2019
SEMAS lifts Alunorte’s production embargo
The environmental agency in the state of Pará, SEMAS, has issued a technical note attesting that Hydro Alunorte can safely resume normal operations an ...
January 15, 2019
Brazilian expert study shows no overflow from Alunorte’s residue deposits during February rainfall
Computer simulations carried out by professors from the Federal University of Campina Grande show that there was no overflow from Alunorte’s residue d ...
December 13, 2018
Alunorte continues to work with the authorities to lift remaining embargoes
Alunorte continues to work with the authorities to resume activities at its bauxite residue disposal area, DRS2, and return to normal operations.
November 08, 2018