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Vedanta’s BALCO Receives India’s First ASI Performance Standard Certification

Published on April 01, 2024
Current Context: Bharat Aluminium Company Limited (BALCO), a unit of Vedanta Aluminium, became the first Indian company to receive the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) Performance Standard V3 Certification on 27th March 2024.
Vedanta’s BALCO Receives India’s First ASI Performance Standard Certification
  • The certification covers the manufacture and supply of a wide range of primary aluminium products at its facility in Korba, Chhattisgarh, which includes a smelter, three casthouses, a rolled product plant, and a power generation plant.
  • BALCO produces aluminium wire rods, ingots, primary foundry alloys, and rolled products, as well as India’s first low carbon aluminium range Restora.
  • These products are used in several sectors including automobiles, infrastructure, insulations, power projects, electrical, and packaging.
  • The ASI Performance Standard V3 (2022) defines 11 principles and 62 criteria under three sustainability pillars – Environment, Social, and Governance – to address sustainability areas in the aluminium value chain.
  • CETIZION Verifica carried out the independent, third-party audit of BALCO.

Question:

Q.1 Which company became the first Indian company to receive the ASI Performance Standard V3 Certification?
a. Vedanta Aluminium
b. Restora
c. CETIZION Verifica
d. Bharat Aluminium Company Limited (BALCO)
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