Bengaluru, 23rd November: LAPP India, a pioneer in cable and connection technology, is delighted to announce that its unwavering dedication to corporate social responsibility has been honored with the prestigious CSR Award in the large category at the 12th annual flagship event of VDMA India, held on October 13, 2023, at Taj Yeswanthpur in Bengaluru, India.
VDMA India serves as a pivotal link between German and Indian industries promoting economic relations in diverse engineering sectors. With nearly two decades of experience and a dedicated team of experts, VDMA India serves around 600 member companies in India.
This recognition further reinforces LAPP India’s commitment to sustainability, highlighting the organization’s belief in the sustainability and serving as a significant milestone that inspires continued efforts to make a meaningful impact on both the industry and society. The CSR Award was received by Gary Bateman, Managing Director – LAPP India and Sehaam Bateman, Head of Corporate Social Responsibility at LAPP India, along with the members of LAPP India’s CSR team.
Gary Bateman, Managing Director of LAPP India, was a distinguished speaker at the VDMA Annual Summit. The central theme of his presentation was “Sustainable Manufacturing,” reflecting LAPP India’s unwavering commitment to fostering sustainability in the manufacturing industry. Expressing his gratitude at the VDMA awards, Gary Bateman, Managing Director of LAPP India, said, “This award is a reflection of our dedication to sustainability, and it motivates us to keep pushing the boundaries of responsible corporate practices. We are proud to partner with VDMA and look forward to setting even higher benchmarks for a sustainable future.”
LAPP is deeply committed to global sustainability, evident in its operations. The company focuses on green energy procurement and generation, ISO-certified environmental and energy management in buildings and plants. Energy-optimized buildings in Stuttgart reflect LAPP’s commitment. For customers, LAPP emphasizes eco-friendly practices such as minimizing polymer packaging and implementing ‘Milk Runs’ for product lifecycle management. The company actively promotes the use of green copper and plant-based materials.
LAPP’s Green Campus:
LAPP India prioritizes sustainability in manufacturing, with each facility hosting over 1,000 trees. It actively generates green energy, aligns with RoHS, and follows the Green Building Concept in Bhopal. Bengaluru relies on 90% green energy, while Bhopal commits to 50%, highlighting LAPP’s dedication to sustainable practices in the country.
Wastewater Management at site:
LAPP India’s initiatives extend to wastewater management with Effluent Treatment Plants, a Sewage Treatment Plant recycling 500,000 liters monthly in Bengaluru and Bhopal, ensuring water safety. The company also contributes to resource conservation by reprocessing wooden spools. LAPP India’s sustainability efforts encompass impactful measures such as digital invoicing, saving 500 trees annually, rainwater harvesting for water conservation, and the “LAPP Legacy” initiative focusing on health, education, rural development, and employment. The company has adopted a village in Bengaluru, actively contributing to its development and long-term sustainability.
LAPP India remains unwavering in its commitment to sustainable manufacturing practices and eagerly awaits future opportunities to make positive contributions to the industry and society. Through its enduring partnership with VDMA and collaborative efforts, LAPP India aspires to set new standards for a more sustainable and prosperous future. ‘Sustainability is part of the LAPP DNA’ reflecting the company’s commitment to responsible and ethical business practices.