Hydro says fresh reviews confirm no contamination from Alunorte alumina refinery in Brazil

Reviews by Hydro and a third-party environmental consultancy have found no indications of contamination from the company's Alunorte alumina refinery in Brazil, Hydro said on Monday April 9.

Following severe rainfall in Brazil’s northern state of Pará in February, concerns over possible water contamination led the local authorities to order Hydro to operate Alunorte at 50% of its capacity.

Hydro subsequently declared force majeure at...


Danielle Assalve

April 09, 2018

16:39 GMT

São Paulo