September 30, 2017

History of Aluminum – Part 2

As discussed in History of Aluminum - Part 1, aluminum was once considered a semi-precious metal used only for expensive jewelry and cutlery. That changed in the late 1880s with ....

August 28, 2017

History of Aluminum – Part 1

Aluminum is the third most abundant element on earth and its components have been used by humans for thousands of years. Alum was used as a dye fixer in Egypt ....

July 21, 2017

Material Advantages and Benefits of Aluminum – Part 4

This month, we complete our four-part series on the material advantages and benefits of aluminum. Along with other benefits, aluminum is lightweight, easily recyclable, and strong, making it the perfect ....