Sustainable solutions targets and actions

action plan 2019-2021
Targets Main actions

We create technologies and services that enhance renewable raw materials, and water and energy efficiency

  • Orders from new products and services >25% of total orders received until 2021
  • Selected fossil-based product parts to be replaced with renewable or recyclable materials
  • Carry on development on renewable or recyclable spare parts to replace fossil-based raw materials 
  • Utilize further the opportunities of additive manufacturing to save raw materials and increase the usage of renewable materials in Valmet’s products

We actively promote the sustainability benefits of Valmet’s offering to meet customers’ needs

  • Increased awareness on sustainability benefits of Valmet’s offering among customers
  • Develop sales organization’s competence as well as sales tools and systems on sustainability
  • Collaborate with key customers about the sustainability benefits of our offering

 

Main achievements in 2019
  • Identification of several new product opportunities utilizing renewable or recyclable materials
  • The launch of renewable roll covers, new sleeve roll technology, sulfuric acid technology and real time measurement for wastewater biosolids
  • Continued to conduct interviews with selected key customers and integrate improvement actions with the key account management process
  • Continued to provide sustainability training for sales teams