In much of the world, sustainability is the order of the day. But what exactly does the term mean? The basic idea is dealing with energy and raw materials more carefully and with greater forethought than people often have in the past. For example, it means not letting plastic waste get out of hand, even though the material makes our lives easier. Or how hydrogen can be produced on an industrial scale in an environmentally sound way. Sustainability ought to show societies and companies the path to a livable future.


Friction-Free Process

The Levitex mechanical face seal helps to reduce fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. Greatest possible automation and integrated quality control is included.

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Made in…?

There is more to a pair of jeans than one would think at first glance. Our infographic show the path that this truly global clothing item travels.

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At Home in the World

Food. Lifestyle. Films. Culture thrives on variety. But if you’re alert in Morocco, Thailand or Bulgaria, you will be greeted by the familiar.

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A Material from the Bark of a Tree

Natural rubber, sometimes called caoutchouc, is the raw material used in making what we simply call rubber. Thailand is the world’s biggest exporter of natural rubber.

It is where the first plantations and producers are turning to sustainable cultivation methods – by abandoning pesticides and monoculture, for example.

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LESS is more. More responsibility.

LESS stands for Low Emission Sealing Solutions and symbolizes the goal-oriented insight that “Less is more.” After all, climate change and the finiteness of natural resources make us all accountable.

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As a company, we not only bear responsibility…

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The Freudenberg Group

Freudenberg is a globally active group…

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