PT SINKONA INDONESIA LESTARI
PT Sinkona Indonesia Lestari (SIL) stands in the green area of tea plantations of PTPN VIII at Ciater Subang Regency, West Java. The company is engaged in the field of industrial quinine salts and its derivation, inaugurated by the Minister of Agriculture and Minister of Health Republic Indonesia on August 31, 1991. Shares of SIL is currently owned by three shareholders namely PT Kimia Farma (Persero) Tbk, PTP Nusantara VIII (Persero) and Yayasan Kartika Eka Paksi, where PT Kimia Farma (Persero) Tbk is the majority shareholder with a 56% stake.
Of its product almost 100 percent exported abroad, so as to compete in the global market, since 1996 SIL implemented SMM ISO 9002: 1994 and in 1999 implemented SML ISO 14001: 1996 of PT SGS Indonesia. In 2012 SIL implemented the Food Safety System Certification 22000: 2009 of PT SAI Global Indonesia. Furthermore the certification of management systems are updated to SMM and now become ISO 9001: 2008 and SML ISO 14001: 2004. In addition to the certificate management system, SIL gets GMP certificate from the National Agency of Drug and Food Control, Halal certificate from MUI and Kosher from the London Beth Din
The products consist of: quinine sulphate, quinine hydrochloride, quinine di hydrochloride, qunine base anhydrous, quinine bisulphate, quinidine sulphate, quinidine base, chinchonine, chinchonidine. SIL products seized at least about 25% quinine salt need of the world and the SILis the second largest manufacturer in the world. In 2012, the volume of SIL products amounted to 45.5% absorbed by Asia, 36.2% Europe, 14,8% America, 1.8% Australia and 1.8% Africa. Along with the acquisition of SIL by the Company, starting in 2012 its installed capacity be increased to 150 tonnes.
To increase the capacity, the Company needs to anticipate the environmental impact, so as a form of responsibility of the environment, SIL develops study to utilize dregs of the production become organic fertilizers, briquette and utilize dregs pile area become vegetables garden.