Derived from the RUAG Space Austria business mission and the company policy the management of environmental aspects in the daily work at RUAG Space Austria shall guarantee that:
- the products and activities carried out by RUAG Space Austria cause minimum impact on our environment
- environmental and sustainability requirements and expectations from authorities, owners, customers, employees and other stakeholders are fulfilled
- all employees are aware of the importance and support the company goals in this matter
This is achieved by analyzing the most important environmental impacts of RUAG Space Austria activities, resulting in particular attention on the following topics:
- Usage of Energy
- Usage of Chemicals
- Waste Management
- Usage of materials and components in products
These environmental aspects are in the focus of ongoing and planned improvement projects launched and carried out by RUAG Space Austria. This is emphasized by the participation of RUAG Space Austria in the environmental initiative of the City of Vienna, the so-called «Ökobusiness Plan Wien» (ÖBP).
In the frame of this program RUAG Space Austria has achieved the «Ökoprofit» Awards in the years 2000 - 2013 and is continuing in this program.