Exposure analysis of trees in cooperation with the Federal Highway Research Institute and the BMVI Network of Experts

Due to climate change, extreme weather situations are more likely to occur in the future. Storm throws induced by strong winds pose a major threat to both road users and transport infrastructure. In collaboration with the Federal Highway Research Institute (BASt), which is part of the BMVI Network of Experts that focusses on climate change, Read more about Exposure analysis of trees in cooperation with the Federal Highway Research Institute and the BMVI Network of Experts[…]

REYHER going for climate-friendly pallet covers

Every year hundreds of thousands of pallets leave REYHER’s logistics centre heading across the whole world – some 70,000 of them have pallet covers to protect the goods. To save on valuable resources, the Hamburg trading company for fasteners and fixing technology now uses GreenCor® corrugated cardboard made with grass paper. The corrugated cardboard from Read more about REYHER going for climate-friendly pallet covers[…]

NETZSCH is on board: “Rama Dama” initiative of the municipality of Waldkraiburg ensures a clean environment

With the initiative “Rama Dama,” the municipality of Waldkraiburg asks its citizens to help clean the cityscape. The term originates from the Bavarian language and means, "We clean up." On 13 March, everyone was invited to pick up rubbish and litter lying around and place it in closed containers at public rubbish bins. The city Read more about NETZSCH is on board: “Rama Dama” initiative of the municipality of Waldkraiburg ensures a clean environment[…]

Mindcurv Goes Carbon Neutral

The science couldn’t be more clear. The world confronts a looming carbon problem. Climate experts agree that urgent action is needed to reduce carbon emissions to “net-zero”. That’s why Mindcurv is proud to announce that we are now officially carbon neutral. Mindcurv has joined the Climate Neutral Now initiative that was launched by the United Read more about Mindcurv Goes Carbon Neutral[…]

Linde Launches 2019 Sustainable Development Report

. Linde (NYSE: LIN; FWB: LIN) announced today that it has launched its 2019 Sustainable Development Report. Linde’s 2019 Sustainable Development Report showcases how the company delivered on its commitment to sustainability throughout the year and highlights how its core values of safety, inclusion, integrity, accountability and community are deeply rooted in its operations. The Read more about Linde Launches 2019 Sustainable Development Report[…]

Proton Motor with hydrogen fuel cells in high-tech pioneering role

Corona stimulus package and „National Hydrogen Strategy“ – Germany is launching decarbonisation measures as part of the easing after the lockdown. The aim is to secure global leadership in hydrogen technology. The Bavarian hydrogen fuel cell expert “Proton Motor Fuel Cell GmbH” (www.proton-motor.de) feels further encouraged by the decision of the Federal Cabinet on June Read more about Proton Motor with hydrogen fuel cells in high-tech pioneering role[…]

f-cell award 2020 – deadline extended!

The Baden-Württemberg Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector and the Stuttgart Region Economic Development Corporation have been supporting the f-cell award since 2001 to acknowledge outstanding developments in one of the most futureproof fields of technology – hydrogen and fuel cells – and to foster further innovations. The f-cell award 2020 Read more about f-cell award 2020 – deadline extended![…]

TOP 100: HARTING innovation leader among German SMEs

The HARTING Technology Group ranks among the innovation leaders of Germany’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SME). The Top 100 were recently recognised for the 27th time. Science journalist and contest mentor Ranga Yogeshwar was impressed by the companies’ achievements, with the victorious SMEs demonstrating their innovative prowess in connection with an independent scientific analysis. A Read more about TOP 100: HARTING innovation leader among German SMEs[…]

Insulating material based on foamed polymers

Building insulation currently plays a decisive role in reducing energy consumption and consequently energy costs, and in reducing CO2 emissions from buildings, also in the context of efforts to improve the climate. At the same time, new regulations and requi-rements in the field of fire protection of buildings pose new challenges with regard to environmentally Read more about Insulating material based on foamed polymers[…]