It is 14 years since I last visited the site of Aughinish Alumina. The giant plant in west Limerick has survived drops in global demand for its product, changes of ownership and pollution complaints. But due to the poisoning of a former Russian double agent and his daughter in England, Aughinish Alumina is now facing the most severe challenge of its 35-year existence. I returned there with our photographer Maura Hickey to find out about...
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