Aleris Belgium Aluminium rolling mill wins ASI certification
DUFFEL (Scrap Register): Aleris Duffel, one of Europe’s biggest aluminium rolling plants, has achieved Certification to the ASI Performance Standard for its rolling facility in Belgium, demonstrating its commitment to environmental, social and governance performance.
The company’s Duffel plant is one of the largest rolling mills in Europe, producing rolled products from aluminum and special alloys.
Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) has announced that the Aleris Duffel aluminium rolling and casthouse facility has been successfully certified against ASI’s Performance Standard for responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium.
The plant features a CALP (Continuous Annealing Line with Pre-Treatment), hot and cold rolling mills that produce automotive body sheet and products for transport, building and industrial end uses.
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 Aleris was carried out by Bureau Veritas Certification.