April 2021 Newsletter headlines
Here are the highlights from the latest newsletter edition:
ASI announces the election of new Board Chair
After 5 years and 3 consecutive terms of service as ASI Board Chair, Daniel Weston of Nespresso has stepped down from the role, and Independent Director Anita Roper has been elected as the new Chair of the ASI Board for a two-year term. Read more.
ASI Human Rights Policy
This month, the ASI Board approved a new Human Rights Policy applicable to ASI as an organisation. Through this Policy, ASI aims to address our own corporate responsibility and actions, in addition to what is delivered through our standards programs and implemented by ASI members. Read more.
Last chance to send feedback: ASI Standards Revision consultation ends April 30
The 60-day public consultation period on the ASI Standards draft revision documents ends on April 30, 2021. We look forward to receiving our stakeholders’ feedback to see if proposed changes are on the right track or how we could further improve them. Read more.
M&E Insights: ASI Public Dashboard coming in May
Through the Public Dashboard, users will have access to current and historical Certificate data, and the ability to filter for variables of interest. Data can also be exported for users’ own independent analysis. Read more.
New ASI Chain of Custody overview brochure available for download
This new brochure gives an overview of ASI’s Chain of Custody model, certification and claims, using easy to understand language and graphics. Read more.
上个月发布IAI的“2050年铝业温室气体减排路径”，我们很高兴地通知中国读者，报告全文 和 执行摘要的中文译本已完成。 Read more.
ASI is recruiting a data visualisation developer
ASI is currently seeking to expand its team with a data visualisation developer. This is a new permanent and full-time role. Read more.
ASI Certifications update
In April, ASI Members achieved 11 new certifications, with several more in the announcement pipeline.
- Novelis: ASI Performance Standard and Performance Standard [Provisional under COVID Interim Policy]
- Henan Zhongfu High Precision Aluminium Products Co., Ltd.: ASI Performance Standard
- Laminazione Sottile Group: ASI Performance Standard
- S.A. Damm: ASI Performance Standard and ASI Chain of Custody Standard
ASI Membership news
In March, ASI welcomed two new members — one General Supporter member and two Production & Transformation members — bringing the total number of ASI members to 164.
- ALVANCE Aluminium Duffel BV: Production & Transformation
- CIR Technologies: General Supporter