Yantai Donghai Aluminium Foil Co. Ltd. is the first company in China to be certified against ASI’s Performance Standard for environmental, social and governance performance. Yantai Donghai Aluminium Foil Co. Ltd. is a major aluminium foil roller based in Shandong province producing foil for industrial and consumer applications that include a wide range of packaging, batteries, capacitors, and cabling.
Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) today announced the first Chinese company to be successfully certified against ASI’s standards for responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium. Yantai Donghai Aluminium Foil Co.,Ltd. is part of the Shandong Nanshan Aluminium Co. Ltd, a China-based company that principally engaged in the manufacture and distribution of aluminium products and one of the top 200 companies in China.
The ASI Certification program was developed through an extensive multi-stakeholder consultation process and is the only comprehensive voluntary sustainability standard initiative for the aluminium value chain. The independent, third-party audit of Yantai Donghai Aluminium Foil Co. was carried out by DNV GL.
Fiona Solomon, Chief Executive Officer at ASI said “ASI is delighted to congratulate Yantai Donghai Aluminium Foil Co. and Shandong Nanshan Aluminium group on their achievement of ASI Certification. We are excited to see the growing commitment to ASI in China and to commemorate this historic first ASI Certification for a Chinese company, in time for Chinese New Year! ASI remains focused on continued outreach and engagement in China and looks forward to holding its 2020 AGM Week in Yantai, Shandong province. Our thanks to all for their hard work and dedication.”
Chairman of Nanshan Aluminium, Cheng Rence said “Through the implementation and certification of ASI standards, the company hopes to fully meet the sustainability requirements and the highest standards in the three areas of governance, environment and society, and continuously improve the ability of enterprises in responsible production, sourcing and actively fulfill the society responsibility. Meanwhile in this certification process we will enhance the company’s value, establish a capable, responsible and sustainable international image as China’s leading enterprise in aluminum industry, and set an example for China’s aluminum industry in promoting to achieve high-quality development and green development.”