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Alchemy: Aluminium extraction

Description

An introduction to aluminium extraction

Credits

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This resource has been provided by, or developed in partnership with, Anglesey Aluminium Metals Ltd
aluminium-extraction

A short video clip illustrating the process of aluminium extraction that can be viewed online by students or downloaded for showing in class.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Follow the link and then select "Aluminium Extraction" from the left hand navigation menu.

Credits and acknowledgements

The Royal Society of Chemistry thanks the following individuals and organisations for their help in producing the original video clips.

  • Anglesey Aluminium, Holyhead: David Frost
  • Associated Octel, Ellesmere Port: Chris Lodge, Chris Milliken and Andy Prince
  • BOC Gases, Thame: Chris Gill
  • BP Chemicals, Wilton Teesside: Robert Neill
  • British Steel, Scunthorpe: Gordon Davison
  • DuPont, Wilton, Teesside: Peter Jackson
  • GlaxoSmithKline, Stevenage: Frank Ellis
  • Hays Chemical Distribution, St Helens: Joe Marshall
  • ICI Chemicals and Polymers, Runcorn: Keith Hancock, David Platt and Stan Povall
  • ICI Chemicals and Polymers, Teesside: Paul Brown, Deryck Forrest, Ivor Huskinson and Ian Shannon
  • IMI Refiners, Walsall: Peter Guy and Mervyn Owen
  • Shell UK, Stanlow, Ellesmere Port: Harold Bardsley