Yantai Donghai Aluminium Foil Co. Ltd. has followed their recent Performance Standard Certification to become the first company in China to be certified against ASI’s Chain of Custody Standard. 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 Chain of Custody Standard. 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 “Yantai Donghai Aluminium Foil Co. are now the first in China to achieve ASI Certification against both the Performance Standard and Chain of Custody Standard. Dual ASI Certification, encompassing both performance and chain of custody, enables companies to provide independent assurance of responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium. We greatly appreciate the commitment of Nanshan Aluminium to sustainability through the ASI program and their leadership in China’s aluminium industry.”
Cheng Rence, Chairman of Nanshan Aluminium said: “through the implementation and certification of both ASI Performance and CoC standards, the Company hopes to fully meet the sustainability requirements and the highest industrial standards in the three areas of governance, environment and society, promote the responsible production and responsible sourcing of aluminium, fulfill the society responsibility in the course of enterprise development, realize the maximized contribution of aluminium to the sustainable society, make efforts in creating perfect society environment and sustainable future, and establish a capable, responsible and sustainable international image as China’s leading enterprise in aluminum industry.”