Metroflor Earns JUST Label for Second Chinese Factory
Norwalk, CT, January 23, 2019-Metroflor announced the achievement of the JUST social transparency label for the second Chinese factory, Zhangjiagang Yihua Rundong New Material Co., Ltd, otherwise known as Yihua.
This is in addition to the first-ever JUST label for a Chinese company received by the Elegant Home-Tech Company Limited facility, located near Yihua in Zhangjiagang, China, which also manufactures the Metroflor Luxury Vinyl Tile flooring.
Yihua employs over 1,600 workers, and Elegant Home-Tech’s staff numbers over 1,200 people.
To receive the JUST standard, Metroflor had to provide numerous policies for public review and be rated on a wide range of metrics including safety, diversity, worker benefits and community engagement.
The labels are issued under the Metroflor name and translated into Chinese. They can be found on the ILFI website here: http://justorganizations.com/content/organizations.