Sustainability activities

Sustainability activities

The case stories below illustrate what we do in our sustainability activities – how our units contribute to Trelleborg's total performance.

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12.04.2013
Tim Stumph with the production site in Fort Wayne success with the Groups “Manufacturing Excellence” program
Less waste and more value
Reducing material waste makes good business sense. In 2012, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions in Fort Wayne, US, saved approximately USD 850,000. Another effect was reduced inefficiency in inventory an...
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02.02.2012
Trelleborg whistleblower policy
Making whistleblowing easier and safer
If a Trelleborg employee should wish to report a breach of the Code of Conduct to the Group Compliance Officers, it is now possible to do this in their local language. Should a Trelleborg employee...
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01.02.2012
Annual event with pensioners
Annual event with pensioners
A festive event has been arranged every year since 1968 to provide all retirees from Trelleborg AB throughout the years with the opportunity of a reunion. All the participants truly appreciate th...
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13.01.2012
Karlis Lauberts got a job through Trelleborgs trainee program
Combat unemployment by offering a new profession
Liepaja is the third largest city in Latvia. Due to the financial crisis there are a lot of unemployed people in the Liepaja area. Trelleborg Wheel Systems in Liepaja started a trainee program, to...
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13.01.2012
Oxidizer
Consolidated oxidizer reduces emissions and saves energy
A simple investment enabled the Trelleborg facility in Morristown, in the US, to reduce the amount of energy required to destroy volatile organic compounds (VOCs). “With the new system, no natura...
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13.01.2012
A-vakten 1960-talet Trelleborg
Diversity – a common thread for Trelleborg AB
In historical terms, diversity has been instrumental in building Trelleborg AB, including in the company’s home town in southern Sweden. Thousands of employees from more than 25 countries converg...
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13.01.2012
Donations to help the earthquake victims in Tijuana, Mexico
Food and water for earthquake victims
On April 4th 2010 an earthquake hit near the town of Mexicali, about two hours drive from Trelleborg Sealing Solutions in Tijuana, Mexico.  Trelleborg employees organized a food drive, to hel...
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13.01.2012
Hand in hand
Performance and responsibility go hand in hand for Trelleborg employees
Companies that seek skilled new employees must clearly specify their values, both in terms of core business and the companies’ social responsibility. Trelleborg’s employer brand is an ...
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13.01.2012
Childs playing in pre school - Sri Lanka
Pre-school for disadvantaged children in Sri Lanka
Child Action Lanka planned a child project in Kelaniya, near Trelleborg’s facility in Sri Lanka. Trelleborg was looking for a suitable project to support in memory of Antonio Bianchi, an employee ...
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13.01.2012
Careful Environmental assessment
Responsibility through careful environmental assessments
When Trelleborg is looking at a possible merger or acquisition, a central aspect for getting a complete picture of the situation is the environmental assessment. The policy of Trelleborg is to tak...
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