We are committed to sustainable development as one of our business maxims. DORMA's aim is to ensure energy-saving and resource-conserving production, a high recycling ratio and the longevity of our quality products.

With comprehensive advice, innovative products and an international service capability, we are able to make a significant contribution to energy efficiency and drive cost savings derived from sustainable building concepts and through our involvement in national organizations around the world, we at Dorma support the idea of the World Green Building Council.

We ensure compliance with our values, mission, vision and strategy at DORMA via management systems and associated processes containing rules governing adherence to statutory regulations, established standards, customer requirements and our own quality specifications, while also promoting environmental care and conservation, efficient resource utilization and a proactive approach to occupational health and safety.

We satisfy customer requirements through:

  • resource-efficient, application-specific and solution-aligned product and process development
  • involvement in drafting of technical regulations
  • reliable production processes achieved through the use of advanced manufacturing systems
  • supply operations based on the most modern logistics concepts

These requirements are realised by ecological and economical sound, durable and qualitative solutions, with new processes and products introduced based on strict criteria governing quality, ecological acceptability, energy efficiency and occupational health and safety.

Within the DORMA Group, improvements to sustainability are achieved for example by the use of green electricity or the development of innovative products with holistic life cycle assessments, high percentage of recycled content and -potential. For many products, DORMA Environmental Product Declarations (EPD) are available.That way, DORMA supports the transparency requirements of sustainable building certification systems. However sustainability does not only include environmental terms but also the compliance of material specific and environmental specific requirements which are summarized under the concept of Material Compliance (REACH, RoHS and Conflict Minerals etc.).

Sustainability is a cornerstone for DORMA to meet the guiding principle "Enabling Better Buildings" and provide comprehensive solutions for both the customer and the market.

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