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Hainbuch: Leading edge through high-tech materials

2014-03

Higher productivity, lower energy consumption and offloading of the machine drive; these are the highlights of the new ultra light clamping device.

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Mechanical engineering industry commits to ambitious climate goals
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18.01.2018

Mechanical engineering industry commits to ambitious climate goals

VDMA: Greenhouse gases can be reduced by 80 to 95 percent by 2050, with additional annual costs of EUR 15 billion to 30 billion - Innovations in the mechanical engineering industry will further reduce costs - State cannot act alone, nor give preferential treatment to specific technologies

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EU plastics strategy requires investment in recycling technology
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16.01.2018

EU plastics strategy requires investment in recycling technology

The EU hopes to reduce or entirely do away with plastic waste in Europe. In view of VDMA, this initiative can indeed help leverage existing potentials.

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VDMA forms "Corporate Responsibility" working group
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29.11.2017

VDMA forms "Corporate Responsibility" working group

21 company representatives came together on November 28 for the inaugural meeting of the new committee. The focus is on sustainability requirements and the increasing duties of care throughout the delivery chain, as well as the strategic integration of sustainability in the company.

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COP 23: Climate Agreement is in the Industry’s Best Interest
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03.11.2017

COP 23: Climate Agreement is in the Industry’s Best Interest

VDMA: No Alternatives to International Climate Protection. • Europe Can Only Achieve Climate Goals with Efficient Emissions Trading System

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18. Jahreskonferenz des Rates für Nachhaltige Entwicklung

04.06.2018, Tempodrom Berlin
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