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Operating in the Brazilian Amazon

Aluminium is the metal of the future, a key building block for the low-carbon, circular economy that contributes to a modern and viable society. Nonetheless, as with all materials, it also comes with a footprint. We see it as our responsibility to minimize this footprint, while generating value to society.

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Hydro works to continuously improve the way we operate in the Amazon.

It is our conviction that sustainability can drive profitability. To address climate change, we are investing in advanced technologies and implementing initiatives to make our operations more responsible and safer. In the Brazilian Amazon, a sensitive, complex and diverse region, we acknowledge that full commitment to sustainability and responsibility is the only possible way of conducting our operations. Find out more about our sustainability performance in Brazil in our Annual Report for 2022.

We recognize the impact of our operations and acknowledge the importance of continuously minimizing our environmental footprint and managing our social impacts, while creating value to our end users, to local communities, and to society.

We believe there is a way of conducting responsible, more sustainable, and safe operations in the Amazon region. We welcome dialogue to openly discuss the challenges, as well as the opportunities that can drive our efforts in the right direction.

Follow the links below to learn more about how we manage our operations in Brazil.