External recognition

Gränges’ sustainability performance and management are continuously assessed by customers, sustainability and ESG analysts as well as other stakeholders. Below are some examples of external sustainability evaluation and recognition.

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI)

Gränges has achieved certifications against the ASI Performance Standard and Chain of Custody Standard for the Franklin corporate office as well as for all rolling and recycling production facilities: Finspång, Shanghai, Newport, Salisbury, Huntingdon and Konin. These certifications demonstrate that Gränges’ offerings are responsibly and sustainably sourced and produced. 


For the third consecutive time, Gränges was awarded a Platinum rating from EcoVadis which places Gränges among the leading 1 percent of companies assessed globally in the industry "Manufacture of basic precious and other non-ferrous metals".


Gränges achieved an A- score in CDP’s Climate change questionnaire, placing the company well above sector average of B-.


Gränges received an AA rating in the MSCI ESG Ratings assessment 2022.1) MSCI ESG Research provides MSCI ESG Ratings External reporting and evaluation on global public and a few private companies on a scale of AAA (highest rating) to CCC (lowest rating), according to exposure to industry specific ESG risks and the ability to manage those risks relative to peers.


Gränges achieved an overall risk rating of 21.1 (Medium) in Sustainalytics’ ESG Risk Rating Report 2023.2) This placed the company as the number 4 among 42 aluminium companies and number 6 among 228 metal companies.


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