28 Sep '12, 11am

Alcoa Wheels Cut Carbon Footprint of Commercial Vehicles, Study Finds

The life cycle assessment, or LCA, analyzed the entire cradle-to-grave production process of commercial vehicle wheels—from bauxite mining to wheel manufacturing, through a truck wheel’s use phase and end-of-life, including recycling and land filling, Alcoa said. The study also used the latest information on energy material consumption, greenhouse gas emissions and other environmental releases.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2012/09/28/alcoa-wheel...

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