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“We accelerate change to ensure a more sustainable future.
Building on our key technologies and our strong, innovative culture, we empower
our customers and our people to build a better world for this and coming generations.”

Our sustainability strategy

The sustainability strategy is divided into four main areas – caring, committed, circularity and climate - reflecting the environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues where we can contribute most by improvement.

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Sustainable solutions

Our technologies within heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling enable responsible use of natural resources​, reduced environmental impact on industrial processes, improved energy efficiency and heat recovery, better water treatment and reduced emissions. In other words, sustainability is at the core of our business.

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Optimizing today, innovating for the future

The past few years have taught us many things, but perhaps the most important learning is that change is the only constant in our world. Alfa Laval is positioned to play an essential role in transforming the fossil economy into a sustainable, decarbonized, open and inclusive world. You can read more about our progress in sustainability in the Sustainability Report 2022, part of the Annual Report:

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Contribution to the UN Global Goals

The United Nations has adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals for 2030, known as Global Goals, that world leaders have pledged to achieve. Cross-sector collaboration between civil society, academia and the business community is key to achieve these goals. Alfa Laval’s core business is strongly contributing to the achievement of many of the Global Goals.

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Fremskyndelse af bæredygtige løsninger

Forestil dig en mere bæredygtig verden. En verden, hvor der kræves mindre for at producere mere. En verden, hvor vi effektivt opfylder vores voksende energibehov og samtidig reducerer CO2-udledningen. Forestil dig en verden, hvor vi kan udnytte naturressourcer og samtidigt bevare dem. Hos Alfa Laval er denne verden ikke blot en forestilling. Vi skaber den i fællesskab med vores kunder og partnere.

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Carbon neutrality by working together

Alfa Laval has long had a clear focus on reducing our carbon footprint, and it is now a cornerstone of our sustainability strategy.

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Human Rights Report 2022

In this report, we aim to provide insights into our operational practices, highlighting the measures we undertake, as well as areas where we seek further improvement. By doing so, we foster transparency in our commitment to uphold the rights of the individuals we collaborate with and rely upon throughout our operations.


Stories and cases

Alfa Laval joins the Methanol Institute, contributing expertise on the route to marine decarbonization

As an enabler in the marine industry’s transition to green methanol as fuel, Alfa Laval is pleased to become a member of the Methanol Institute. Founded in 1989, the Methanol Institute serves as the global trade association for the methanol industry, representing the world’s leading methanol producers, distributors and technology companies.

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Alfa Laval collaborates with Schneider Electric to analyze and improve the company’s energy performance

Alfa Laval is extending its global collaboration with Schneider Electric to digitize and analyze data to improve operational efficiency. The two companies will use near real-time energy consumption data across sites, countries and regions to identify and define energy efficiency projects. The collaboration is part of Alfa Laval’s efforts to become carbon neutral across the entire value chain by 2030.

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