Reducing waste

Piepenbrock and its affiliated companies keep down the volume of waste. We continually work on solutions that use fewer resources and use materials efficiently.

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Year 2009 2010 2011 2012
Type of waste        
Mixed materials 7.401 8.282 10.241 9.390
Paper 5.380 6.300 5.880 4.860
Sum of overall waste 12.781 14.582 16.121 14.250
Type of credit        
Aluminium waste   0.240 0.000 0.000
Aluminium waste, mixed   0.253 0.000 0.331
Aluminium sheet (2%)   0.022 0.000 0.000
Aluminium turned   0.382 0.000 0.000
Lathe swarf, mixed   1.185 0.000 0.460
Lathe swarf, uncleaned   0.320 0.000 0.000
Stainless steel   2.446 0.000 1.713
Stainless steel lathe swarf   0.167 0.000 0.225
Mixed community waste   0.000 8.200 0.000
Cable remains   0.000 0.000 0.565
Mixed scrap   0.241 0.000 0.750
Mixed scrap, light   1.421 0.000 0.000
Mixed scrap, heavy   1.153 0.000 0.000
Melted iron (mixed lathe swarf)   0.490 0.000 0.000
Sum of overall credit   8,320 8.200 4.044
Hastamat: Volume of waste and credit notes 2009–2012, figures per thou.

Year 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Type of waste              
Aluminium 0.00 0.00 0.12 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.58
Aluminium sheet 0.00 4.88 3.60 6.48 2.88 6.18 3.02
Aluminium swarf 0.00 1.18 1.42 3.00 5.36 5.52 5.49
Stainless steel 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.51 0.00
Iron swarf 0.00 0.00 3.14 0.00 4.18 4.10 0.00
Electrical scrap 0.00 0.00 0.59 0.32 0.00 0.36 0.24
Iron scrap 0.00 29.52 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 43.82
Mixed community waste 26.40 0.00 41.63 29.36 33.18 45.18 0.00
Community waste for combustion 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.58 57.96
Wood/waste construction wood class AII AIII 0.00 0.00 4.16 1.38 0.00 2.12 2.96
Cables with insulation 0.00 2.54 0.00 0,00 0.00 2.48 0.00
Copper cables with insulation 0.00 0.00 2.74 1.18 0.00 0.00 1.78
Brass scrap 0.00 0.00 0.80 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.34
Metal waste 0.00 21.70 1.64 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Paper/cardboard 17.08 26.94 19.45 16.38 10.86 19.00 13.82
Melted iron 0.00 0.00 22.42 28.56 26.86 42.27 0.00
Gunmetal 0.00 0.00 0.18 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
VA waste 0.00 0.00 0.25 2.18 0.00 0.00 0.00
V2A sheet 0.00 0.98 0.88 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Sum of overall waste 43.48 87.74 103.02 88.84 83.320 136.300 132.005
Loesch: Waste overview 2006–2012, figures per thou.

Year 2011 2012
Type of waste    
Mixed paper 15.177 7.665
Waste for recycling 3.690 3.660
Sum of overall waste 18.867 11.325
Planol: Waste overview 2011–2012, figures per thou.