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battenfeld-cincinnati: Enabler of resource conserving, energy-optimized and customer-oriented solutions for competitive PVC extrusion processes

2014-02

The sustainable strengths: Long lifetime, reduction of heat emissions through full insulation, nsulated barrel zones maximizes process stability, additional energy savings through intelligent channeling of cooling air along the barrel, energy savings through maintenance-free screw core temperature control instead of oil-based screw cooling systems, maintenance-free AC-motor for maximum efficiency across the whole processing range etc.

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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: Plastics and Rubber machines make important contribution to circular economy
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19.10.2017

VDMA: Plastics and Rubber machines make important contribution to circular economy

"Circular Economy" Press Tour at the Fakuma 2017

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Intelligent refrigeration – How to reduce your refrigeration costs
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13.07.2017

Intelligent refrigeration – How to reduce your refrigeration costs

Energy-efficient refrigeration technology pays off, both for the environment and for the operation of the refrigeration system. Here you will find information on how to plan, design and operate your refrigeration system energy efficiently.

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VDMA: The power transition must now become a comprehensive energy transition
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24.04.2017

VDMA: The power transition must now become a comprehensive energy transition

The VDMA Power Systems association survey on economic trend shows a mixed picture concerning the world markets. Europe is threatened with losing its pioneering role for energy-transition technologies. A new era in renewable financing is on the horizon. INTEGRATED ENERGY is the focus of the Hannover Messe.

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Nachhaltig und erfolgreich: Wirtschaft und SDGs"

23. August 2018, IHK Frankfurt am Main
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12 Guidelines for sustainable action

These guidelines describes the requirements for sustainability in mechanical and plant engineering using a clear formula.

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Participating in Blue Competence

Your company is particularly sustainable? Blue Competence is the platform of the European Mechanical Engineering Industry for forerunners in sustainability.

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VDMA-Leitfaden zur Nachhaltigkeitskommunikation

 

Der Leitfaden bietet praktische Orientierungshilfe bei der Umsetzung der nichtfinanziellen Berichterstattung (2014/95/EU)

VDMA-Mitglieder können den Leitfaden hier downloaden