ASI certifies China’s Aluminium foil producer SNTO
MELBOURNE (Scrap Register): Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) has announced that China’s aluminium foil producer Suntown Technology Group Corporation Limited (SNTO) has been successfully certified against ASI’sPerformance Standard for responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium.
SNTO produces a broad range of aluminium products from cast billet through to sheet, extrusions and foil. The SNTO certification covers aluminium re-melting, re-fining and re-cycling and semi-fabrication activities at the sites in Changsha and Changde.
The ASI is a worldwide organization dedicated to setting industrial standards and certifications in the aluminium industry.
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 association attempts to bring together the various stakeholders in the aluminium industry in order to achieve objectives including sustainable production methods, material chain-of-custody procedures, recycling, social impacts related to aluminium production, and production standards.