Stakeholder Announcement: Reynolds Pursuing Alliance for Water Stewardship Certification

In accordance with the requirements in section 2.4 of the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) Certification Requirements document, the following locations are currently pursuing Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification using the certified auditing body SGS:

RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company located at 7855 Doral Drive, Tobaccoville, NC 27050

  • Assessment dates November 17-18, 2021

Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company (SFNTC) located at 3220 Knotts Grove Road, Oxford, NC 27565

  • Assessment dates November 15-16, 2021

These will be on-site assessments to version 2.0 of the AWS standard held in conference rooms at each respective location.

The lead AWS auditor is Ursula Antunez. She can be contacted through the means below: SGS del Perú S.A.C.

Av. Elmer Faucett 3348

Callao 1 – Perú

Telephone: +51 1 517 1900

Mobile: +51 998 456 359


We invite stakeholders to submit written submissions if there are questions related to our goal of attaining AWS certification. All submissions should be emailed to the lead AWS auditor at and copied to: