04. junio 2021

Sustainability at FREY&LAU

Environmental protection and cost reduction in one! FREY&LAU's incoming goods department has developed a new disposal stream, saving CO² and costs - but how exactly does it work? At FREY&LAU, 17,000 drums and approx. 800 IBCs are produced every year, which have to be disposed of at a cost - and we're not talking about pennies here, but hard euros. From now on, FREY&LAU will use the empty packaging recycling capacities of our long-standing packaging supplier Witt. Since the end of May, the FREY&LAU goods receiving team has switched over the disposal stream, saving not only thousands of euros but also work steps! And by the way, a lot of CO² is also saved! The Witt lorries with the fresh packaging, which arrive at FREY&LAU up to 4 times a week, are immediately loaded with the packaging to be disposed of. This avoids CO²-wasting empty transports and simplifies handling. But FREY&LAU and Witt have not yet reached the end of the (green) road: Witt will soon be able to recycle our main packaging material, PE canisters, too! They are working on the approval of a plant that can shred PE canisters, clean them and process them by extrusion into new & inexpensive packaging materials. Our disposed quantities are enough to produce approx. 850 new IBCs, which corresponds to 18 tonnes less CO²!
17. diciembre 2020

An eventful year at FREY&LAU

We would have loved to tell you about our big family event before the Christmas holidays, about the unique atmosphere at the Christmas office party or about the successful agent meeting. Because of Covid-19, however, we had to forego big parties. This was the only way we could contribute to the health protection of our staff. Having to cancel everything was a pity, but we surely will find another reason to see each other as soon as circumstances allow.
Covid-19 has had a major impact on our work over the past year. Therefore, the behaviour of all our staff is all the more impressive. Everyone fully supported and full-heartedly implemented the decisions made by the management. With a lot of dedication and the will to change, we have managed to master the situation and go new - often virtual - ways. The management, Dr. Maja Zippel and Claas Nendel, has thanked all employees for their special commitment and great performance by paying them a bonus.
We would like to sincerely thank all our customers and partners for the good cooperation in this extraordinary year. Especially in these times, we greatly appreciate the trust you place in us.
FREY&LAU wishes you and your family a peaceful festive season, good health and a successful start into 2021.


06. agosto 2020

Signing of the IFRA-IOFI Sustainability Charta

22. julio 2020

A Visitor from the German Bundestag

13. diciembre 2019

Company Christmas Party

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German Pavilion

CHCI Cosmetics & Home Care Ingredients

25.05.-27.05.2022 // Istanbul


22.-24.05.2022 / Amman
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01.11. - 03.11.2022 / Frankfurt


26.10.2022 - 28.10.2022 / Berlin

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06.12.2022 - 08.12.2022 / Frankfurt


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Gestión del medio ambiente

Por respeto a la naturaleza


La inmensa mayoría de las materias primas para nuestros productos procede directamente de la naturaleza. A ella le debemos una gran parte de nuestro éxito económico. Y solo junto con la naturaleza podremos seguir siendo un socio de confianza para nuestros clientes. Por este motivo, asumimos con agrado una responsabilidad ecológica. Esta conciencia ambiental caracteriza también nuestra intensa y solidaria colaboración con nuestros proveedores en todos los continentes.


La protección del medio ambiente comienza en el día a día


Obramos con responsabilidad, tanto en las decisiones que tomamos sobre las actividades diarias como en los acuerdos sobre planificaciones e inversiones a largo plazo. Tenemos en cuenta los aspectos ecológicos en todas la medidas relativas al desarrollo y optimización de procesos: desde el uso racional de consumibles hasta la reducción del transporte por carretera pasando por el uso de envases reutilizables o reciclables. Para la limpieza de las plantas de producción empleamos exclusivamente productos ecológicos. Por ejemplo, la limpieza de los depósitos, mezcladoras y recipientes se hace con vapor de agua para evitar la contaminación por agentes tensioactivos y disolventes. Nuestras aguas residuales pasan por un separador de aceite para evitar la contaminación y son sometidas a controles periódicos por nosotros y por las autoridades competentes. Así mismo, filtramos el aire de extracción para evitar un impacto medioambiental. Además, mediante un eficiente sistema de gestión energética reducimos el consumo de electricidad, gas y agua en todos los edificios de la empresa, contribuyendo así a la sostenibilidad. También cuidamos el medio ambiente ante nuestras mismas puertas. En nuestro recinto exterior, en el que hay varios estanques grandes que parecen naturales, se ha creado un espacio con una gran variedad de plantas autóctonas para dar cobijo a la fauna de la región.