China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. Receives ISO 9001, ISO14001 and OHSAS18001 Certifications
VANCOUVER, Dec. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. (TSX: CGG); (HKEx: 2099) (the "Company") has been certified ISO 9001 (quality), ISO14001 (environmental care), and OHSAS18001 (occupational health and safety) by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service, the Joint Accreditation System of Australia and New Zealand, and China's main recognition institution, the China National Accreditation Service for Conformity Assessment.
"These three certifications validate CGG's commitment to quality, safety, and the environment," said Mr. Xin Song, the Company's CEO. "The CGG team has successfully managed the audits, consultation, training and detailed improvements needed to build a quality management system which meet the high international standards required to obtain these certifications. This achievement, on behalf of the Company, is reassuring to our shareholders and employees and gives us a benchmark from which to continuously make improvements.
The company began working towards the ISO 9001, ISO14001, and OHSAS18001 certifications in October 2011. In September 2012, the Beijing Zhongshui Brilliant Certification Co. Ltd and Guardian Independent Certification Ltd. completed a joint inspection in the Company's headquarters in Beijing, along with the CSH gold mine site and Jiama copper-polymetallic mine site. By October 31, 2012, the Company addressed all the issues identified by the third party consultants and successfully passed the domestic and international certifications.