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5 Ecological Materials and manufacturing processes are decisively tested for environmental compatibilit y. Residual and working materials are recycled separately and the consumption of primar y energy and water is reduced to the bare essen- tials. The use of solar power and rainwater is always an essential component in the production cycle of Lamy’s innovation workshop. Economic Lamy products are characterised by their special longevit y. This per tains to their formal design, which is always timeless and never submits itself to shor t-lived trends. At the same time, however, the permanence of the products is the result of Lamy’s promise of qualit y: Lamy has never produced any writing instrument as a disposable product. Should any damage occur, all writing instruments can actually be repaired. Social Long-standing collaborations with employees, suppliers and business partners, a trusting work environment and its connection to Heidelberg make Lamy a pioneer in social sustainabilit y. Ongoing investments in the in-house Research and De- velopment depar tment as well as in the production facilities guarantee long-term protection of jobs. • environmentally friendly manufacturing • sorted recycling • maximum energy efficiency • usage of renewable energy sources • focus on regional suppliers ECOLOGICAL ECONOMIC • quality “Made in Germany” • timeless design • products with long lifespans • “repair, not replace” • all products are refillable • worldwide availability of refills etc. SOCIAL SUSTAINABILITY WITH LAMY Do good and let yourself be judged by your actions – this for- mulation probably best describes Lamy’s own self-concept. Sustain- abilit y and social responsibilit y are not just buz zwords at Lamy, they are practiced ever y day in the company culture. Dealing responsibly with ecological, economic and social resources is a central topic at Lamy. Integrated qualit y and environmental ma- nagement systems ensure that the entire value creation chain is conti- nuously monitored and optimised. • long-term business relationships • in-house Research and Development departments • long-term investments in the Heidelberg location • secure jobs • very positive work environment