Exploring the Path to Green Development: A Visit to Pando by Alashan SEE Jiangnan Project Center

On March 15, 2024, members of the Alashan SEE Jiangnan Project Center embarked on a visit to Zhejiang Pando Environmental Technology Co., Ltd., engaging in an enriching exchange of ideas and knowledge. Led by Chairman Chen Xiuhong, the participants had the opportunity to delve into Pando Group’s journey towards sustainable development and explore the production workshop of Zhejiang Meiling Packaging, as well as the environmental product line of Zhejiang Pando. Additionally, Liu Chunlei, the Director of Shanghai Minhang District Qingyue Environmental Information Technology Service Center, shared insights on ESG, providing valuable support for the sustainable development of member companies.

Active Participation of Member Companies

The event was attended by several distinguished individuals, including Yao Lu, the 9th Director of Alashan SEE, Wang Chenhui, Vice Chairman and Secretary-General of the Alashan SEE Jiangnan Project Center, Vice Chairman Chen Linyun, Vice Chairman Zhu Zheng, and esteemed guests such as Chen Yong, Zhuang Yanguo, Tang Lina, Jin Rongjie, and entrepreneur Zhang Jian.

Exploring the Meiling Packaging Production Workshop

On the morning of March 15th, members of the Alashan SEE Jiangnan Project Center donned their work uniforms in preparation for a learning excursion. Following the necessary sanitization procedures, they entered the Zhejiang Meiling Packaging production workshop. Within the expansive facility spanning over 10,000 square meters, large-scale sheet and molding machines were in full operation, transforming plastic containers and cups along the assembly line, ultimately becoming finished products. In the Pando sample room, visitors were captivated by a wide array of food packaging options, including paper cups, paper straws, meal boxes, paper boxes, paper bags, and more, encompassing various aspects of daily life.

Engaging in Discussion during the Symposium

During the symposium, Wang Chenhui, Vice Chairman and Secretary-General of the Alashan SEE Jiangnan Project Center, expressed gratitude to Zhejiang Pando for hosting this visit on behalf of the Jiangnan Project Center. This visit not only served the purpose of public welfare but also aimed to foster mutual learning. Yao Lu, the 9th Director of Alashan SEE, expressed hopes for member companies to actively participate in similar visitation activities, as sharing and exchanging ideas across different industries can ignite innovative thinking, strengthen the cohesion among members, and attract more entrepreneurs to join Alashan SEE.

Pando Group’s Path to Green and Sustainable Development

As an expert with over 20 years of experience in the packaging industry, Chen Xiuhong, Chairman of Pando Group, shared her entrepreneurial journey with the visiting members. Starting from working at the grassroots level in her youth, she gradually developed Pando Group into a provider of comprehensive packaging solutions across various product categories. Throughout her leadership, Chen has placed significant emphasis on green and sustainable development. She also attaches great importance to corporate social responsibility and has published the company’s ESG report. These factors motivated her to join Alashan SEE in early 2022, becoming a member of the Jiangnan Project Center.

Gaining an In-Depth Understanding of Green and Sustainable Development

To deepen everyone’s understanding and appreciation of green and sustainable development, the visit included a special presentation by Liu Chunlei, the Director of Shanghai Minhang District Qingyue Environmental Information Technology Service Center, who introduced the work related to ESG. Liu vividly explained the meaning, theories, development of Chinese policies, crucial topics, necessity, development opportunities, and shared case studies related to ESG. Subsequently, the attendees engaged in lively discussions and exchanges on ESG and corporate green development, fostering an enthusiastic atmosphere.

On March 15, 2024, members of the Alashan SEE Jiangnan Project Center actively participated in a visit to Zhejiang Pando Environmental Technology Co., Ltd., delving into Pando Group’s path toward green development. Through the tour of the production workshop and the environmental product line, they gained a deeper understanding of Pando Group’s efforts in the field of green packaging. Furthermore, the introduction and discussions on ESG provided valuable experiences and insights for the sustainable development of member companies.