Aluminium Stewardship Initiative certifies Shanghai Shenhuo Aluminium Foil Co., Ltd. against ASI Performance StandardAlwin Schmitt
Shanghai Shenhuo Aluminium Foil Co., Ltd. is the second company in China to achieve Certification to the ASI Performance Standard.
Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced that Shanghai Shenhuo Aluminium Foil Co., Ltd. has been successfully certified against ASI’s Performance Standard for responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium. Shanghai Shenhuo Aluminium Foil Co., Ltd. is a joint venture, founded by Henan Shenhuo Group and Shenmei International investment Co., Ltd (Hong Kong). Its aluminium foil is widely used in packaging for food and drinks, cigarettes, as well as medicine and cream products.
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 Shanghai Shenhuo Aluminium Foil Co., Ltd. was carried out by DNV GL.
Fiona Solomon, Chief Executive Officer at ASI said: “ASI congratulates Shanghai Shenhuo Aluminium Foil Co., Ltd. as the second China-based member to achieve ASI Performance Standard Certification. It is encouraging for us to see certifications grow in China, and this shows that the required practices are already in place and are independently verifiable on the ground. We look forward to seeing this trend continue, supported by our ongoing focus on outreach and engagement in China.”
The leader of Shanghai Shenhuo Aluminium Foil Co., Ltd., Mr. Frank Chen said: “Through achieving the ASI certification, we further demonstrate Shenhuo's commitment to responsible production, sustainable management and continuous improvement in this industry. We will take it as the first step and continue to promote and optimize our whole aluminium industry chain to build up a world-class responsible producer of Aluminium Foil.”