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How thyssenkrupp Integrates Environmental Excellence Into Every Process

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With environmental concerns rising, the need for sustainable practices has become a fundamental pillar of business’ core responsibilities. At thyssenkrupp, our commitment to sustainable practices is a guiding principle woven into the fabric of our operations.

The Power of Conscious Practices

Incorporating sustainable practices is a strategic advantage for businesses. At thyssenkrupp, we understand that sustainability isn’t just about reducing our carbon footprint; it's about boosting operational efficiency, enhancing customer value, and fostering a positive impact on the world around us. Here’s how our dedication to sustainability translates into tangible benefits:

  1. Operational Excellence

By optimizing waste reduction, energy consumption, and resource utilization, we’ve streamlined our processes, leading to cost savings and enhanced operational performance.

  1. Customer-Centric Solutions

With tailored warehousing solutions, we empower businesses to streamline their supply chains, reduce lead times, and boost productivity. This translates to improved customer satisfaction and a competitive edge in the market.

  1. Resilient Supply Chains

Our comprehensive environmental, climate, and energy management systems ensure that our supply chains are resilient, adaptable, and better equipped to weather disruptions, ensuring business continuity for our customers.

  1. Driving Innovation

At thyssenkrupp, we continually seek ways to enhance energy efficiency, minimize waste, and reduce emissions. This commitment to innovation not only benefits the environment but also opens doors to new business opportunities and revenue streams.

  1. Positive Reputation

Our customers, partners, and stakeholders recognize our dedication to environmental responsibility, which enhances brand trust and credibility in an increasingly conscious market.

Sustainability in Action: thyssenkrupp's Approach

Our approach to sustainability goes beyond mere ideals; it’s a concrete, action-oriented strategy reflected in every facet of our operations. Through these practices, we drive better outcomes not just for ourselves, but for our clients.

  1. Environmental Management Systems

Guided by our Group Regulation, we ensure that all companies engaged in environmentally relevant activities operate under ISO 14001-certified environmental management systems. This commitment to continuous improvement and adherence to legal mandates underscores our dedication to sustainability.

  1. Energy Efficiency Programs

Our Groupwide Energy Efficiency Program (GEEP) is a testament to our commitment to energy efficiency. By implementing measures such as waste heat optimization and upgraded plant components, we bring substantial energy savings. In 2022 alone, our efforts saved approximately 85,000 tons of greenhouse gas emissions. 

  1. Concrete Goals and Targets

We set clear energy efficiency targets and environmental goals, pushing ourselves to exceed expectations and drive meaningful change across our operations. For the next year, our target is to achieve a minimum of 85 GWh in energy efficiency gains. These specific, numbers-driven goals reinforce our dedication to sustainable progress.

Engineering Tomorrow

By incorporating sustainable practices, we engineer a brighter, greener, and more prosperous future for generations to come. Partner with us to experience a resilient and environmentally conscious supply chain that propels your business toward success while leaving a positive legacy for the world. Let's shape a sustainable tomorrow together.