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Transparency - quality - innovation
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GENAN IS MOVING FORWARD – FAST!
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reduces co2 emissions to the atmosphere
the recycling of end-of-life tires more about genan's environmental footprint
high-quality recycled rubber powder
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Genan products add value. Add Genan to your products – and you add high quality and a sustainable footprint for a greener world.
WE KEEP TIRES TURNING LONG AFTER THEY HAVE LEFT THE ROAD
Tires keep the world moving. As tires turn, goods are delivered, people are transported, and plans are executed. But what happens when they are worn out and stop turning?
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BEING A GREEN PIONEER OF GENAN
At Genan, we believe that building a sustainable future starts from within.
Everyone in the Genan Family takes part in “keeping tires turning”, as we say. And we believe that our employees are more than just individuals who work for us. They are catalysts for change. They are driving innovation, and they are constantly pushing boundaries – all efforts to create a greener tomorrow.
Making a positive impact on the environment every day, their dedication and passion make them the backbone of our company.
From the office to the field, we are more than workers – we are true green pioneers.
Thomas Ballegaard, Group CCO
Genan is unique. We work for sustainability and a greener planet. Genan is an innovative, high-end scrap tire recycling company. Genan’s recycling technology was developed in 1990 and has undergone continuous development ever since. Genan employees are very proud to be part of the world’s largest tire recycling company. We process scrap tires from most types of vehicle.
What does Genan do?
Genan is a recycler end-of-life tires. Used tires are cleaned, shredded and granulated, and the original components are separated for an output of approx. 75% rubber, 15% steel and 10% textile. Rubber granulate, powder and pellets from Genan are uniform, upcycled quality products with excellent product properties.
Where are Genan's factories located?
Apart from the Genan plant in Houston, Texas, Genan has three German factories in Oranienburg, Dorsten and Kammlach respectively, a factory in Ovar, Portugal, and one in Viborg, Denmark, where group headquarters are located.
How many tons of tires can Genan recycle each year?
The combined processing capacity of Genan’s 6 factories totals more than 400,000 tons of tires a year. The Houston plant is the largest factory of its kind in the world – with the capacity to recycle 100,000 tons of tires annually.
Sustainability is Genan’s core value, and we are committed to striving for a sustainable future in every choice we make. As the largest tire recycler in the world, our vision is that all worn-down tires should be recycled in the environmentally and economically most beneficial way. Joining the UN Global Compact is a natural step in our quest to contribute to a greener tomorrow.
How does Genan implement the Ten Principles?
Genan is a responsible environmental company, and corporate social responsibility and integrity are fundamentally implemented in our business ethics. The Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact are a central part of our CSR policy, and we comply with these principles in the operation of all group enterprises.
Which Sustainable Development Goals does Genan primarily focus on?
Genan’s core business concept is mainly focused on the endeavors to reach goal no. 12 (to ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns) and goal no. 13 (to take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts).
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If you wish to offer a high-quality solution with focus on the environment – add Genan products. Go with Genan – the high-quality solution for your customers.