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Chandra Asri and Vopak Sign LOI for Partnership in Industrial Terminal in Indonesia
Chandra Asri and Vopak Sign LOI for Partnership in Industrial Terminal in Indonesia
05-10-20

Chandra Asri and Vopak Sign LOI for Partnership in Industrial Terminal in Indonesia

On 5 October 2020, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk and Royal Vopak (Vopak), the world’s leading independent tank storage company, have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to set up a joint venture company for collaboration in the industrial infrastructure business in Cilegon, Banten Province, Indonesia.

Chandra Asri and Vopak will explore exciting storage opportunities in supply networks, to help grow existing petrochemical value chains and lay the foundations for an expanded industrial cluster in Cilegon, Banten Province, Indonesia. The finalization of this LOI and the setting up of the joint venture company is subject to final terms and conditions, including customary regulatory and shareholder approvals.



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Collaboration with Mpoin, Chandra Asri Donated Water Tanks to Central Java

16 Apr 2020
Collaboration with Mpoin, Chandra Asri Donated Water Tanks to Central Java
16-04-20

Collaboration with Mpoin, Chandra Asri Donated Water Tanks to Central Java

Chandra Asri in collaboration with Mpoin donated 135 water tanks to Central Java in mid-April. This collaboration was created because of the important role of plastic water tanks that are durable, sturdy, and can protect from germs, bacteria, also viruses.

This water tank made from Chandra Asri's Polyethylene raw material and processed into a water tank by Mpoin. It will be used as a handwashing facility in schools by the city and district governments in Central Java. This is to maintain the hygiene of the students in order to remain hygienic so as to avoid transmission of COVID-19. Because it contains antimicrobial ingredients, this water tank can protect water quality from bacteria or germs.

This collaboration is a support from two companies to assist local governments in combating the COVID-19 pandemic.

Plastic Asphalt Implementation at Chandra Asri B1/MTBE Project Area

16 Apr 2020
Plastic Asphalt Implementation at Chandra Asri B1/MTBE Project Area
16-04-20

Plastic Asphalt Implementation at Chandra Asri B1/MTBE Project Area

Committed to implementing a circular economy, on April 16, 2020, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk held a 350 meters long plastic asphalt in its B1/MTBE project area. In collaboration with Ikatan Pemulung Indonesia, the implementation has utilized 480 thousand pieces of plastic shopping bag waste. This plastic asphalt has succeeded in reducing 3.6 tons of waste piles at the landfill.

 It is the third implementation of plastic asphalt carried out by Chandra Asri in its plant area. This project has utilized 2.6 million pieces of plastic shopping bag waste, as well as managing plastic waste up to 20.4 tons to reduce the pile of garbage in the landfill. Until now, Chandra Asri has implemented 22.6 km of plastic asphalt in various cities as a way to increase the added value of plastic waste.

Chandra Asri Together with Sulfindo Adiusaha Distributing Thousands of Medical Equipment to Several Hospitals in Banten and Jakarta

09 Apr 2020
Chandra Asri Together with Sulfindo Adiusaha Distributing Thousands of Medical Equipment to Several Hospitals in Banten and Jakarta
09-04-20

Chandra Asri Together with Sulfindo Adiusaha Distributing Thousands of Medical Equipment to Several Hospitals in Banten and Jakarta

Amid a pandemic of COVID-19 in Indonesia, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk is committed to supporting hospitals in the supply of medical equipment. Chandra Asri in collaboration with Sulfindo Adiusaha distributed thousands of medical equipment such as rapid test equipment, protective clothing, masks and gloves to several hospitals in Banten and Jakarta. The distribution of medical equipment began on April 9, 2020, and gradually.

This medical equipment support was handed over to seven hospitals in Banten, namely Krakatau Medika Hospital Cilegon, Banten Provincial Hospital, Serang District Hospital, Cilegon City Hospital, Tangerang City Hospital, Tangerang Provincial Hospital, and Balaraja Hospital. Medical equipment was also distributed to Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital, Jakarta.

The distribution of medical equipment in Cilegon, Serang, Tangerang, and Jakarta is a support for the handling of COVID-19 with the total amount of Rp40 billion from Prajogo Pangestu, as the Founder of Chandra Asri and Barito Pacific Group.

Cooperation with BPPT for Innovation in Polymer Material Technology

24 Feb 2020
Cooperation with BPPT for Innovation in Polymer Material Technology
24-02-20

Cooperation with BPPT for Innovation in Polymer Material Technology

On February 24, 2020, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk together with the Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT) signed a collaboration to develop innovations in the field of polymer material technology. The signing of the Memorandum of Understanding was represented by Suryandi as the Director of Chandra Asri and Hammam Riza as the Head of BPPT.

This collaboration has two main pillars namely the development of the latest technology and products and the development of initiatives within the framework of a circular economic sustainable program. As a first step, it starts with research on processing multilayer plastic waste to be an added value product, because there are still few options to process this type of waste.

Chandra Asri Participates in The SCG SD Symposium 2020

20 Feb 2020
Chandra Asri Participates in The SCG SD Symposium 2020
20-02-20

Chandra Asri Participates in The SCG SD Symposium 2020

On February 20, 2020, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk participated in the SD Symposium 2020 event organized by the Siam Cement Group (SCG). Located at The Ritz-Carlton Mega Kuningan, Jakarta, the event theme of Circular Economy: Collaboration for Action aims to strengthen SCG's collaboration with its stakeholders in implementing the concept of circular economy in Indonesia.

Through this forum, Chandra Asri contributed to the introduction of plastic asphalt projects that have been implemented in many regions in Indonesia. In the future, it is expected that the collaboration between Chandra Asri and SCG to implement a circular economy will remain.