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16 - 11- 2023

16 - 11- 2023

Chandra Asri Wins Gold Award at SNI Award 2023

Chandra Asri Wins Gold Award at SNI Award 2023
16-11-23

Chandra Asri Wins Gold Award at SNI Award 2023

Chandra Asri has achieved the Gold award in the Large Organization category for Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Textile, and Mining Goods at the 2023 SNI Awards, organized by the National Standardization Agency (BSN). The Gold accolade received by Chandra Asri is a result of the company's consistent adherence to the Indonesian National Standard (SNI) for product quality and standardization.

This year, business transformation based on Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) criteria also played a significant role in the evaluation by the Jury. As a Growth Partner, Chandra Asri has consistently integrated the ESG framework, namely R.E.S.P.O.N.S.I.B.L.E, into the Company's strategy. This has added value to the company both in terms of products and overall business. Organizations that implement ESG are also recognized for engaging in business practices, investments, and policy implementations that align with sustainability.

30 - 10- 2023

30 - 10- 2023

Chandra Asri and INALUM Collaborate to Support Aluminum Downstreaming and Domestic EV Ecosystem

Chandra Asri and INALUM Collaborate to Support Aluminum Downstreaming and Domestic EV Ecosystem
30-10-23

Chandra Asri and INALUM Collaborate to Support Aluminum Downstreaming and Domestic EV Ecosystem

Chandra Asri Group, in collaboration with PT Indonesia Asahan Aluminium (INALUM), is exploring the potential for cooperation in liquid caustic soda supply by Chandra Asri Alkali (CAA), a subsidiary of the Company, to INALUM, with an annual volume of up to 120,000 metric tons and the potential for INALUM to acquire up to 10% equity in CAA. This partnership marked by the signing of a Letter of Intent (LoI) by both parties and is aimed at supporting the downstream aluminum industry and accelerating the domestic electric vehicle ecosystem.

Through this LoI, Chandra Asri Group and INALUM are striving to facilitate the growth of the midstream and downstream aluminum industry, particularly for domestic electric vehicles. This partnership, marked by the signing of a Letter of Intent (LoI) by both parties, is aimed at supporting the downstream aluminum industry and accelerating the domestic electric vehicle ecosystem.

30 - 10- 2023

30 - 10- 2023

Chandra Asri Receives the Subroto Award 2023

Chandra Asri Receives the Subroto Award 2023
30-10-23

Chandra Asri Receives the Subroto Award 2023

On Monday, October 30, 2023, the jury of the Subroto Award for Energy Efficiency (Penghargaan Subroto Bidang Efisiensi Energi or “PSBE”) recognized Chandra Asri’s Polypropylene Plant with a third-place in the "Energy Management in Buildings and Industry", specifically for the sub-category "Energy Management in Large Manufacturing Industries." This award acknowledges Chandra Asri Polypropylene Plant's dedication to implementing energy-efficient practices, contributing significantly to Indonesia's emission reduction targets outlined in the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) and the 2050 Long-Term Low Carbon and Climate Resilience Strategy (LTS-LCCR).

The Polypropylene Plant's energy efficiency initiatives encompass several programs, including the incorporation of Advance Process Control (APC) in the Reactor System and Vent Recovery Area. Over the period from 2018 to 2022, these efforts resulted in a noteworthy achievement, with total energy savings reaching 26.1 gigawatt-hours, equivalent to 9.6% of the plant's total energy consumption in one year, translating to IDR 35.5 billion in savings. This accomplishment demonstrates the company's steadfast commitment and tangible efforts in implementing energy efficiency through a diverse range of programs and innovations at the Polypropylene Plant.

In addition to the Polypropylene Plant's success, other Chandra Asri Planta also recieved recognition in the "Special Innovation in Energy Management in Industry" sub-category. The Ethylene Plant received acclaim for its energy-saving measures on propylene refrigerant compressors, the Polyethylene Plant for endeavours to conserve reactor system energy, and the Styrene Plant for its initiative to optimize air fin cooler performance through innovative tube bundle support. These acknowledgments highlight the broader organizational commitment of Chandra Asri to advancing energy efficiency and sustainability across various facets of its operations.

20 - 10- 2023

20 - 10- 2023

Krakatau Daya Listrik Receives the 2023 National Energy Council Award for Its Renewable Energy Transition Initiative

Krakatau Daya Listrik Receives the 2023 National Energy Council Award for Its Renewable Energy Transition Initiative
20-10-23

Krakatau Daya Listrik Receives the 2023 National Energy Council Award for Its Renewable Energy Transition Initiative

For its continuous business development in the Renewable Energy (EBT) sector, a subsidiary of the Chandra Asri Group, PT Krakatau Daya Listrik (KDL), has been honored with the "Private Company Providing Implementative Energy in the Energy Transition" Award at the 2023 National Energy Council Awards. This achievement recognizes KDL's commitment and success in implementing the Renewable Energy transition across various sectors and market segments.

KDL has successfully constructed Rooftop, Ground-Mounted, and Floating Solar Power Plants in various locations, including industrial and retail areas. By September 2023, the installation of these Solar Power Plants will save approximately 241 tons of CO2, equivalent to generating electricity for 773 households. Not only has KDL established Solar Power Plants, but the company has also successfully set up three Public Electric Vehicle Charging Stations (SPKLU) in two different regions through its subsidiary, PT Krakatau Sarana Energi.

11 - 10- 2023

11 - 10- 2023

Chandra Asri Receives ISCC Certification and Achieves Improvement in ESG Score

Chandra Asri Receives ISCC Certification and Achieves Improvement in ESG Score
11-10-23

Chandra Asri Receives ISCC Certification and Achieves Improvement in ESG Score

For its consistent implementation of sustainability principles, Chandra Asri has successfully obtained the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC), a globally recognized sustainability certification system for environmentally-friendly product production. With the attainment of ISCC, Chandra Asri's facilities are certified to meet the standards for processing bio-feedstock into bio-based products, such as Bio-Propylene, Bio-Ethylene, Bio-Crude C4, and Bio-Pygas. This accomplishment also supports Chandra Asri's efforts in transitioning towards more sustainable alternative raw material utilization.

In addition to obtaining ISCC certification, Chandra Asri has improved its MSCI rating from BB to BBB. Furthermore, Chandra Asri has successfully maintained its status as a company with "Low Risk" according to Sustainalytics, with a decrease in its ESG risk level from 17.7 to 16.6. Chandra Asri's stock [Code: TPIA] also remains listed in the IDX ESG Leaders lineup announced by the Indonesia Stock Exchange.

09 - 10- 2023

09 - 10- 2023

Chandra Asri's Waste Sorting Education Initiative at the Pre-Event of Jakarta Marathon

Chandra Asri's Waste Sorting Education Initiative at the Pre-Event of Jakarta Marathon
09-10-23

Chandra Asri's Waste Sorting Education Initiative at the Pre-Event of Jakarta Marathon

Chandra Asri once again organized the "Aksi Asri Operasi Semut untuk #IndonesiaAsri" (Asri Ant Operation for #BeautifulIndonesia) activity as part of the Jakarta Marathon 2023 Pre-Event held at Car Free Day (CFD) Jakarta on Sunday, October 8th. This ant operation aimed to educate the public about the importance of waste sorting. The total amount of waste collected during this Aksi Asri event was 43 kilograms, consisting of 26 kilograms of plastic waste, 4 kilograms of organic waste, 10 kilograms of paper waste, and 3 kilograms of other waste.

In addition to the Aksi Asri Operasi Semut, Chandra Asri also placed segregated waste bins in the venue area and packaging waste bins at 3 hydration spots during the Pre-Event of Jakarta Marathon 2023. From October 19th to 22nd, 2023, Chandra Asri will also have a presence in the expo area with a booth called "Indonesia Asri." At the Chandra Asri booth, visitors can experience waste sorting and see a variety of products made from waste materials, such as BBM Plas (Plastic Fuel) and Asphalt Plastik (Plastic Asphalt), which are made from low-value plastic waste.

06 - 10- 2023

06 - 10- 2023

Protection of Biodiversity at Kehati Asri Conservation in 2023

Protection of Biodiversity at Kehati Asri Conservation in 2023
06-10-23

Protection of Biodiversity at Kehati Asri Conservation in 2023

Chandra Asri continues its efforts to protect biodiversity through environmental conservation initiatives, one of which is the establishment and management of the Kehati Park located in Gunung Sugih Village, Ciwandan District, Cilegon City. Through the preservation of Kehati Asri Park, the company strives to continuously assess the diversity of flora and fauna through research, development, and innovation with trained personnel.

Based on the 2023 Biodiversity Status Data in Kehati Asri Park, a total of 415 plants from 44 plant species were found, with a Flora Biodiversity Index (H') of 3. Efforts are being made to cultivate typical Banten flora based on the Decree of the Lebak Regent No. 522.51/SK.233/Ekon/1993, specifically the Namnam plant (Cynometra cauliflora), with the cultivation of 130 stems.

Meanwhile, the Fauna Diversity in Kehati Asri Park in 2023 consists of 132 individuals from 3 categories: Aves, Mammals, and Herpetofauna. Based on this data, the Fauna Biodiversity Index (H') in Kehati Asri Park is 2.08 for the Aves class, 1.31 for the Mammals class, and 1.74 for the Herpetofauna group.

As a part of their commitment to biodiversity protection, Chandra Asri has established institutional cooperation with the Department of Biology Education at the Faculty of Education (FKIP) of Sultan Ageng Tirtayasa University (UNTIRTA) to implement the Tri Dharma Perguruan Tinggi program, which includes research, identification, and inventory of biodiversity in Kehati Asri Park. One of the outcomes of this collaboration is the creation of an information system as an Educational for Sustainable Development (ESD) based learning platform accessible via: https://kehatiasri.com.

02 - 10- 2023

02 - 10- 2023

Chandra Asri Holds Community Awareness Activity Phase 4 with Gunung Sugih Village Residents

Chandra Asri Holds Community Awareness Activity Phase 4 with Gunung Sugih Village Residents
02-10-23

Chandra Asri Holds Community Awareness Activity Phase 4 with Gunung Sugih Village Residents

As part of routine activities, Chandra Asri has once again organized a Community Awareness event to provide socialization to the local community surrounding the company, aiming to enhance awareness and understanding. The phase 4 Community Awareness event was attended by 120 residents of Gunung Sugih Village and took place at the Village Office Yard on Saturday, October 2, 2023. There were three main topics covered during this event, including company gas pipeline safety, HIV/AIDS prevention, and fire prevention.

During the event, Chandra Asri also donated 11 Fire Extinguishers to Gunung Sugih Village. Additionally, a fire extinguishing simulation using blankets and APAR was conducted with the participants. The information shared during this socialization is expected to be carried by each participant and implemented as good practices within their homes and families.

26 - 09- 2023

26 - 09- 2023

Chandra Asri Receives Katadata Corporate Sustainability Award

Chandra Asri Receives Katadata Corporate Sustainability Award
26-09-23

Chandra Asri Receives Katadata Corporate Sustainability Award

Chandra Asri has received the Katadata Corporate Sustainability Award (KCSA) in the Chemicals sector for the Environment category from Katadata Insight Center (KIC), an economic and business research institution. This award recognizes Chandra Asri's commitment, programs, sustainable principles in business activities, and its contribution to environmental protection.

Chandra Asri, as a growth partner for Indonesia, consistently maintains a strong commitment to sustainability with its three pillars: Pro People, Pro Planet, and Pro Profit, along with ESG principles. This award is based on the analysis and assessment of the "Katadata Corporate Sustainability Index (KCSI)" by Katadata analysts and experts from various sectors. Data processing is sourced from the Sustainability Report mandated by the Financial Services Authority (OJK), ISO certifications, Proper ratings by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK), and various data related to other sustainability principles such as carbon emission reduction, energy and water efficiency, waste management, environmental management, and social care programs.

22 - 09- 2023

22 - 09- 2023

Chandra Asri Celebrates Four Wins at Indonesia PR Program of the Year 2023

Chandra Asri Celebrates Four Wins at Indonesia PR Program of the Year 2023
22-09-23

Chandra Asri Celebrates Four Wins at Indonesia PR Program of the Year 2023

Proactively campaigning sustainability and amplifying the #IndonesiaAsri message, Chandra Asri secured four communication awards at the Indonesia PR Program of the Year 2023 event. Chandra Asri's communication programs honored during this event include #AKSIASRI Operasi Semut, which received a Very Good rating in the Creative Corporate Reputation category; The Plastic Waste Savings (Nabung Sampah Plastik) Campaign, recognized with a Very Good rating in the Internal PR category and included in the Top 3 Best Outtakes in the Internal PR category; as well as Ride Carbon Free Chandra Asri, which earned a Good rating in the ESG Campaign category.

Indonesia PR Program of the Year 2023 is an annual recognition event for communication programs and practitioners, organized by MIX MarComm Magazine from SWA Media Group. This year, the judging of the Indonesia PR Program of the Year 2023 involved quantitatively measuring the Outtakes parameters to generate a performance rating for the assessed programs. This quantitative measurement, achieved through data analysis in cyberspace, aligns with Barcelona Principle 3.0, an initiative introduced by the International Association for the Measurement and Evaluation of Communication (AMEC).