Kyocera Document Solutions, one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, is proud to announce the fourth German 'Umweltpreis' for sustainable technology, with prizes awarded by a jury of experts, chaired by the former German Federal Minister Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer. The winner in each of four categories will receive a grant of 25,000€ awarded for sustainable technologies and concepts. Companies, authorities and organisations, who want to participate need to register by October 31, 2013 and winners will be nominated on January 30, 2014 during the Future Forum at the Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering (IAO) in Stuttgart.
For over 25 years, the document management specialist Kyocera Document Solutions Germany has supported Deutsche Umwelthilfe (DUH), an independent association that works with environmental organisations, politicians and industry decision-makers to improve environmental protection in Germany. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of their cooperation, Kyocera and DUH are collaborating closely on several projects. In addition, Kyocera Germany has launched a campaign to involve its customers in DUH's environmental projects by contributing 5 euro to the projects from customers' purchases of specified Ecosys devices.