With a transition to circularity, we want to address the entire Interacoustics product lifecycle from the supply of components to end of life of products. This will help us, and our customers, reach our sustainability goals.
We aim to:
We aim to label all components to make it easier for you to dispose of old equipment and to ensure material recycling.
“The new ISO 14001 certified environmental management system is a great tool for Interacoustics to translate our passion for doing something for the environment into effective actions that will actually make a difference.”
Carsten Kind, President, Interacoustics.
Sustainable product development
To ensure that any new equipment that leaves our facilities is as green as possible, we integrate environmental considerations into our product development process.
Product ECO Design Assessment
Each new product must undergo an ‘ECO design assessment’ before its final design, where we consider all aspects of the product’s environmental and climate impact. And most importantly how we can reduce the impact.
Aspects we consider:
In this way, we benefit from innovation and can take a strategic and considered approach to product sustainability.
Introducing recycled packaging materials
Interacoustics has started the process of initiating more sustainable packaging.
For instance, all our cardboard boxes are made from FSC or recycled resources. Further, we have introduced a 100% recycled plastic tape for boxes for all shipments of Interacoustics products.
Further packaging initiatives will be to introduce: