The Best of the Worst: Aluminum Bricks

A few years ago, we asked the experts at New York magazine to weigh in on the best and worst things about aluminum.We wanted to know what made an aluminum brick the best, worst, or least worth considering.The answer was not surprising: aluminum.As we mentioned, it’s an amazing material.But, as we found out, there’s a […]

When is aluminum mass number an aluminum number?

By MARK GRAHAM, Associated Press A new federal law that aims to reduce aluminum mass numbers has sparked concern from aluminum manufacturers and a backlash from some environmentalists.It requires aluminum manufacturers to report the percentage of aluminum in their products.The new law was introduced by Sens.Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Amy Klobuchar, D,Md., in June.The bill […]