Environmental report published

The Plansee Group recently published the first-ever environmental report on activities at its largest production site in Reutte, Austria.

Key findings of this year’s report show that, despite output almost doubling, absolute carbon dioxide emissions at the Reutte site decreased by three percent over the period 2003 to 2006, and carbon dioxide emissions per kilogram of products manufactured was reduced by a massive 20 percent.

The report provides key data on raw material usage, energy and water consumption, and emissions of greenhouse gases, molybdenum oxide, and industrial wastewater, as well as details of waste and environmental incidents. The fact that the company has defined environmental key performance indicators at the site demonstrates its commitment to reducing its environmental impact.

About the Plansee Group
PLANSEE High Performance Materials, CERATIZIT and PMG – the Plansee Group is one of the world’s leading suppliers of powder metallurgical products and components. Ignoring differing shares of ownership, the Group achieved worldwide sales of over 1.4 billion euros in the 2006/07 fiscal year, and employed a total of 8,800 people. The fiscal year ends on the last day of February.

Here you can find the report for 2007.