Environment

Policy of Environmentally Sound Management

It is A-1's policy that its operations and businesses will strictly adhere to all applicable laws and regulations concerning the protection of human health and the environment. 

Platinum group metal products have a profound, positive impact upon the environment primarily through the elimination of automotive pollutants. Additionally, A-1's recycling activities act to conserve limited resources and further protect the environment by reducing the need for extractive mining.

A-1's commitment to environmental protection, with continuous improvement, is certified under ISO 14001.



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Policy of Environmentally Sound Management
Awards and Honors
Protection of the Environment in Processing
The Importance of Platinum Group Metals Recycling

Environment

Recycling should be an integral part of the lifecycle of all materials, and because platinum group metals (PGMs) have a high value and are resistant to chemical attack, a significant proportion of them are in fact recycled, thereby conserving this precious resource.