Environment

We take responsibility for our environment.

Environmental management at Fresenius Medical Care

Environmental data

Environmental Policy

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Environmental Policy

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Environmental Policy

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Environmental management in our dialysis clinics

Green and lean initiatives

Major accomplishments of our green and lean initiatives

Energy

  • Expanded coverage of photovoltaic solar panel cells
  • Implementation of energy-saving lighting, including LED lighting

Water

  • Implementation and optimization of reverse osmosis water recycling technology
  • Implementation of water recovery cooling towers and boiler condensate tanks
  • Replacement of heat exchangers

Waste

  • Reduced amount of packaging material to save waste
  • Increased reuse frequency of plastic bags as well as plastic pallets for delivery
  • Increased reuse of packaging material from suppliers

Selected green and lean accomplishments in numbers

Eco-friendly products made of Biofine®

  • is free of PVC and plasticizer,
  • requires less material for production as it is 60% thinner than PVC,
  • causes less waste,
  • requires less energy for production,
  • does not release hydrochloric acid upon incineration,
  • is easily recyclable.

Nordic Ecolabel

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Nordic Ecolabel

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Nordic Ecolabel

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