Rain Carbon Inc.
Join month: May 2020
Member class: General Supporters
Rain Carbon Inc. (RCI) is a global leader and innovator in the production of raw materials critical to worldwide users of carbon products and advanced materials, including producers of aluminum, steel, titanium dioxide, coatings, plastics, concrete, tires and lithium-ion batteries.
Specific to the aluminum industry, RCI is the world’s largest producer of coal tar pitch and second largest producer of calcined petroleum coke. These are the two primary raw materials used for the production of carbon anodes used in the Hall-Heroult electrolysis process.
We are a resourceful, reliable and responsible partner that transforms the byproducts of other industries into essential ingredients for a wide range of industrial processes and products. With more than 150 years of experience and an eye toward the future, we continually develop ways to bring new value to all the industries we serve.
We build collaborative, long-term relationships and ensure our customers’ market success by delivering consistent high-quality products and customized product solutions. Rain Carbon’s operations have an exceptional track record of reliability and a culture of responsibility to our customers, suppliers, employees and the communities where we operate.
Rain Carbon Inc. (RCI) is pleased to join ASI in the General Supporter category. As a company whose business model is based on transforming byproducts from other industries into valuable industrial and consumer products, we strongly support the mission of ASI and its role to promote the sustainable production and use of aluminum. RCI is a major raw materials supplier to this industry and we hope to use ASI and its members experience to strengthen and grow our own sustainability initiatives.
– Les Edwards, Vice President Production Control and Technical Services