Principles of Sustainability

As a member of the Blue Competence Alliance, we are committed to the
sustainability guidelines of the VDMA (Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagebau – German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association):

Our comprehension of trendsetting sustainability is based on the principles of economic success, fairness, respect & responsibility and includes the dimensions of society, ecology & economy. We comprehend sustainable action in terms of the definition of the Brundtland report and the definitions of the German "Rat für Nachhaltige Entwicklung".

Strategic

1. Sustainability is a crucial part of our company strategy.
2. With sustainable business schemes, we create solid values and secure entrepreneurial success.
3. Our technologies and solutions promote worldwide sustainable developments.

Operative

4. Sustainable thinking and action are represented in our processes and products.
5. We act with consideration for resources and stand up for climate protection.
6. Our staff is our most valuable asset. We promote engagement and participation.
7. We stand up for respect of human rights.

Cultural

8. Our company is a habitat.
9. We assume responsibility in our region.
10. We do what we promise!

Communicative

11. We network with all participants.
12. We communicate our sustainable action with transparency.