Sustainability

Strategy, Eco-efficiency and engagement, these are the pillars of sustainable actions of Thyssenkrupp Elevadores.

Reduce the environmental impact of our manufacturing activities, installation, modernization and maintenance is the main objective of the environmental pillar.

Our manufacturing activity has certification of quality management systems, environment, security and management of greenhouse gas emissions.

  • ISO 9000
  • ISO 14001
  • ISO 14064
  • OHSAS 18001

The factory is certified with the Carbon Neutral. The neutralization was performed by carbon credits purchased and the whole process is audited by BSI Brazil and is certified by ISO 14064.

thyssenkrupp Elevadores has volunteer groups in the factory and branches to work with the themes of eco-efficiency.

Thanks to the efforts of our team, we have achieved some environmental goals:

  • 20%LESS CO2

    The Fuel Group contributes to reducing greenhouse gases by 20% in the company's fleet to propose an increase in the use of ethanol in our fleet.

  • 4,9%LESS waste

    Even with the increase of production was recorded at 4.94% reduction in waste.

  • 95%WASTE diverted

    94.5% of landfill waste is recycled, donated or reused, avoiding any damage to the environment.

  • 31%LESS wood

    At the factory, the wood packaging from suppliers are disassembled and reused.

  • 85%LESS tows

    The replacement for washable cloth tow substantially reduces the number of generated hazardous waste contaminated with oil tow.

thyssenkrupp Elevadores guides its actions based on ethical relationship with stakeholders

thyssenkrupp Elevadores is a publicly-held company with over 60 years of operations and comprehensive coverage throughout the country and in Latin America.

In Brazil,
the company has 60 branches

Governance

Sustainability is part of the overall strategy of the thyssenkrupp group and this is reflected in our mission and in the main activities of our different business.

Check here: https://webservice.thyssenkrupp.info/interface/gri-index/content.php?language=en#

In Brazil, to manage sustainability in our operations our factory has 11 groups with more than 100 volunteers. The branches, there are 25 multipliers and sustainability committees totaling more than 120 people involved in the management of environmental and social aspects of our activities.

Our material sustainability topics are found in the matrix below and in our GRI Sustainability Report for download.

As a result of this whole process, nine material themes were defined for TKEBr.

For ease of reading, the nine material themes are identified in the text by the symbol.

  • Health and Safety
    at work.
  • Customer
    satisfaction
  • Eco-efficiency - use
    responsible for energy, water,
    materials,
    raw material.
  • Compliance / Anti-Corruption Practices /
    ethics and conduct code.
  • Green products
    - more efficient, with
    less impact on
    the environment.
  • Relationship and
    employee engagement.
  • Qualification and
    training of
    employees.
  • Inovation
  • Solid waste
    management.

Check out our economic data and the sustainability materiality
matrix in our latest Sustainability Report based on GRI guidelines.

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