We’ve been doing what we do for decades, which means there’s nothing we don’t know about aluminium recycling. There’s very little we haven’t experienced or pioneered from our aluminium recycling plant either, which you’ll soon discover from checking out the posts on this page.
From aluminium swarf recycling, clean shredded UBC recycling and mixed plates and solids recycling, to shredder residue recycling and more, you’ll find our insight on all things aluminium recycling-related, as well as the latest updates from our aluminium recycling plant right here…
What aluminium recycling excellence looks like in reality
We are the largest & most established independent extrusion recycler in the UK. We are also single-handedly spearheading aluminium recycling excellence.
Helping FareShare Midlands provide 24,640 meals over the last 12 months
Over the last year, we’ve donated just over £6,000 to FareShare Midlands, which has enabled the charity to provide 24,640 meals to local people.
Aluminium recycling 101: A deep dive into its applications
What is recycled aluminium used for? You’ll be surprised! We explore this key question and explain what happens to recycled cans in our latest blog, plus more.
Forging valuable industry-leading links at UK Metals Expo
Earlier this month (September), key members of our team were out in force at The NEC in Birmingham for the company’s first ever UK Metals Expo appearance.
Alutrade celebrates double awards shortlisting success
The National Recycling Awards are the largest and most prestigious awards within the recycling and resource management sector, and we’re delighted to be in the running to take home two titles.
Alutrade helps McLaren delivery pioneering circular economy project
Alutrade has partnered with McLaren Construction to recycle 200 tonnes of aluminium window frames & take them back through the circular economy. Learn more.
Alutrade set to showcase aluminium recycling expertise at two trade shows
We’re gearing up to showcase our industry-leading aluminium recycling services at two major industry events this year.
Is aluminium better for the environment than plastic?
Is aluminium better for the environment than plastic? Is plastic better than aluminium? Can aluminium be 100% recycled?
Stepping up our aluminium recycling productivity with our new shear machine
We’re constantly updating our equipment so that we can continue to provide our customers with industry-leading aluminium recycling services. Read about it here.
World-first x-ray technology innovation leads to 99% pure aluminium result
Over the last five years, we’ve been working closely with Tomra Recycling Solutions to produce 99% aluminium. This post explains how we’ve achieved it.
Q&A: Is it worth recycling aluminium?
Every year, we recycle more than 30,000 tonnes of aluminium, giving new life to extrusion, sheet offcuts, non-ferrous materials and UTC cans.
We know the true value of metal recycling, but unless you see the actual benefits, it’s easy to question if it’s worth recycling aluminium at all.
Alutrade becomes GGF aluminium recycling partner of choice
We’ve joined forces with The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) to provide its members, FENSA-approved installers and BFRC manufacturers with free aluminium recycling services.
Our commitment to cutting our aluminium recycling carbon footprint
As aluminium recycling specialists, our work is focused around giving the mountains of metal that passes through our gates a longer lifespan.
Showcasing our expertise at our second FIT Show appearance
All the news on our exhibiting at Fit Show 2022.
How we helped Origin Global 100% improve their scrap recycling rates
See how we helped Origin Global massively improve their efficiency and recycling rates.