EU plastics strategy requires investment in recycling technology
16.01.2018 The EU hopes to reduce or entirely do away with plastic waste in Europe. In view of VDMA, this initiative can indeed help leverage existing potentials.
VDMA: Climate summit takes an important stand on global cooperation
17.11.2017 The German mechanical engineering sector supports an ambitious climate protection program, however, this can only be accomplished with global action.
VDMA: EU proposals on cybersecurity are well-intended but poor in terms of implementation
13.11.2017 “The proposals for a legal framework for cybersecurity published by the EU Commission in autumn fail to address many challenges and to some extent put forward the wrong solutions,” said Naemi Denz, Member of the VDMA Executive Board.
COP 23: Climate Agreement is in the Industry’s Best Interest
03.11.2017 VDMA: No Alternatives to International Climate Protection. • Europe Can Only Achieve Climate Goals with Efficient Emissions Trading System
Significant conversion of machinery
18.09.2017 If a machine undergoes a significant change during a conversion, the requirements of CE marking must be applied to the machine, according to European standards.
Dr. Gerhard Steiger
Managing Director Standardization, Managing Director DIN Committee Mechanical Engineering Standards (NAM)
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Managing Director Technical and Environmental Affairs, Managing Director Waste Treatment and Recycling Technology
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