Conserving resources with systematic energy management
Good planning is half the battle. Energy consumption can be controlled better with an energy management system.
Our location in Buxtehude is in the process of being certified according to ISO 50001. The standard aims to improve energy consumption by setting up an energy management system. This is to ensure that energy indicators are regularly checked and also to enable better planning of energy use.
To achieve the defined objective in each particular case, ISO 50001 focuses on the method «Plan, Do, Check, Act». The preliminary audit has already been successfully completed, the certification audit will follow soon. As an energy-saving measure in 2015, the lighting used in the production facility is being converted to LED technology and the drive of extrusion unit 2 is being replaced.