Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) has announced that the Impol Group facility in Bistrica, Slovenia has been successfully certified against the ASI Performance Standard for responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium.

In 2019, the facility produced nearly 250,000 tonnes of rolling slabs and extrusion billets, sheets, strips, circles, trade plates, plain foils, extruded and drawn rods, tubes and wires, extruded profiles mechanical components and forged parts.

Fiona Solomon, Chief Executive Officer at ASI said, “We warmly congratulate Impol Group on the ASI Performance Standard Certification of its Bistrica, Slovenia facility, the first to be certified in the country. With its 190 years of operations, its demonstrated commitment to responsible aluminium production, and broad range of products, the company is a cornerstone for sustainability to the many downstream sectors that it supplies.”

“We are proud to receive ASI Certification. It demonstrates our commitment to produce high value-added products in a responsible way. For Impol Group, sustainable development means responsible management, managing our social and environmental impacts on ecosystems, communities and people and driving resource efficiency in our products and processes”, stated Andrej Kolmanič, CEO of Impol Group.