Brazilian federal court lifts final embargo on Alunorte deposit area

The federal court in Belém, Brazil, has lifted its final embargo on Alunorte’s new bauxite residue disposal (DRS2) under a criminal lawsuit, Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro announced on Thursday September 26.

The decision by the federal court to lift the DRS2 embargo under the criminal lawsuit comes after a similar decision on September 20 to lift the DRS2 embargo under a civil lawsuit.

“We are happy and eager to resume installation and commissioning activities at the state-of-art bauxite residue deposit DRS2, which is the only long-term solution...


Hui Li

September 27, 2019

10:44 GMT