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Air Liquide China recognized for its sustainability approaches by Shanghai Municipal Government

  • China
  • Sustainability

On September 8, Air Liquide China was granted Sustainability Influencer Award 2017 and  Sustainability Best Practice Award 2017 for its innovative Nexelia water treatment solution at the "Heading Toward 2040: Corporate Innovation and Urban Sustainability Summit" in Shanghai. Air Liquide China was among 55 companies from various industries receiving these awards.

Co-sponsored by Information Office of Shanghai Municipal Government, Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce and Shanghai Environmental Protection Bureau, the event aims at promoting sustainability initiatives and displaying Shanghai's efforts in progressing towards a global city of excellence.

As exclusive biological sludge treatment solutions developed by Air Liquide, Nexelia water treatment solutions are proven technologies with over 1,500 references worldwide. The solutions encompass the supply of pure oxygen, injection equipment and expert support. Air Liquide China introduced the innovative solutions to Chinese customers in recent years and helped them significantly reduce sludge disposal costs and improve the stability of wastewater treatment process.

Marcelo Fioranelli, Vice President of Air Liquide China Cluster commented, "Air Liquide China is committed to providing innovative solutions to help our Chinese customers operate in a cost-effective and eco-friendly manner. The awards from the Shanghai municipal government are valuable recognition of our efforts in this respect and encourage us to continue contributing to the sustainability of the local community."

Pursuing profitable and sustainable growth over the long term is the strategic approach of Air Liquide China and Air Liquide Group worldwide. The company is committed to providing "best in class"  reliable services and value-added solutions to its customers while fulfilling its role as a responsible corporate citizen.