Society and the Environment - Global Care
"We all must contribute to protect our environment as a living space for future generations. With energy saving light we can reduce the CO2 emissions that are responsible for global warming."
Martin Goetzeler, CEO of OSRAM
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"Global care" represents our commitment to social and environmental responsibility worldwide. As a leader in innovative lighting solutions, we are dedicated to products and processes that contribute to solving global sustainability challenges, address economic needs and protect the environment for today and for the future.
OSRAM is committed to behaving responsibly towards people and the environment. To support this commitment we have signed up to the UN Global Compact initiated by former UN General Secretary Kofi Annan.
"We respect the environment and take responsibility for protecting it. We use resources sparingly and avoid producing waste. With our energy-saving lamps and systems, we contribute to environmental protection around the world."
Products and the environment
As soon as you switch on an OSRAM Energy-saving lamp, you save up to 80% of the energy consumed by conventional lamps. You'll lower your monthly electricity bill, while making a valuable contribution to protecting our environment.
Production and the environment
All OSRAM products are made using environmentally friendly methods of production. Around the world, OSRAM continually monitors its production techniques for environmental compatibility and develops new manufacturing processes.
Environmentally friendly disposal
Avoiding waste and finding optimum waste disposal possibilities is very important to us when developing our products.
Information about environmental protection for download.
Useful links about environmental protection.