protection has been an integral part of our company's
culture since 1927 when the Van der Grinten brothers
developed ammonia-free diazo technology. Over many decades,
OcÚ has acquired a wealth of know-how in environmentally
sound procedures. To extend our expertise in this area,
OcÚ has representatives on leading advisory and control
bodies that develop principles for national legislation,
standardization and seals of approval.
product development reflects our commitment to the environment.
have designed our copiers and printers so that ozone
and dust emissions remain far below the industry standard
--even during long copy runs. Our office and engineering
equipment requires low energy consumption in standby
mode. To further reduce energy costs, many of our
machines require no warm-up time.
commitment to environmentally friendly equipment has
earned our products numerous awards and recognitions
in the U.S. and around the world.
manufacturing operations reflect our commitment to
health, safety and the environment. We apply strict
rules to ensure employee safety during every phase
of the manufacturing process and systematically trace
and reduce risks.
also have developed an operational control structure
that minimizes the release of harmful substances;
reduces, separates and recycles materials; and further
reduces energy consumption.
durability of OcÚ-manufactured equipment is reflected
in our machines' long lifetimes and high reliability,
as well as in our economical use of materials. Since
1990, we have been cleaning and dismantling machines
returned from the marketplace. Many components and
materials are reused, or recycled to make raw materials,
keeping waste to a minimum. The same applies to used
management of return flows ensures that customers
are not left with waste materials from OcÚ equipment.
In several cases, this has yielded sizable cost savings,
proving that ecology and economy can be effectively
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