SmartHeat Inc. Announces ISO 14001 Certification for Environmentally Friendly Manufacturing Practices
Tuesday February 17, 6:55 am ET
NEW YORK, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- SmartHeat Inc. (Nasdaq: HEAT - News), (website: www.smartheatinc.com ), a market leader in China's clean technology energy savings industry today announced that the Company has received its ISO 14001 certification.
ISO 14001 provides a framework for evaluating and controlling a company's impact on the environment. Obtaining the ISO 14001 certification is an attestation to a company's commitment to environmentally friendly manufacturing practices.
James Wang, Chief Executive Officer of SmartHeat, commented: "The ISO 14001 process involves assessing the environmental impact of SmartHeat's manufacturing activities, setting environmental objectives and targets and realization of these set goals. This is a significant certification which allows SmartHeat to further expand its market reach to our current as well as new global Fortune 500 company clients."
About SmartHeat Inc.
SmartHeat Inc. (www.smartheatinc.com) is a NASDAQ listed (Nasdaq: HEAT - News) US company with its primary operations in China. SmartHeat is a market leader in China's clean technology, energy savings industry. SmartHeat manufactures standard plate heat exchangers and custom plate heat exchanger units -- technology that helps to capture and recycle waste heat thus reducing fossil fuel related costs and pollution. SmartHeat's products and technology have broad applications. SmartHeat's customers include global Fortune 500 companies as well as municipalities and industrial/residential users. China's heat transfer market is currently estimated at approximately $2.4 billion with double-digit annual growth according to China Heating Association.
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