Along its supply and value-added chains, the German mechanical and plant engineering industry pays attention to the observance of human rights and other values that define us in Europe. However, the plans for a Due Diligence Act fail to achieve their goal of further improving the situation of those affected in regions where human rights are a concern. Rather, there is a threat of unrealistic and bureaucratic sham solutions that contradict the announcement of a moratorium on burdens.
From January 2021, articles containing "Substances of Very High Concern" (SVHC, REACH candidate list) will be subject to additional obligations for their suppliers. Irrespective of whether the efforts of the VDMA to keep the bureaucratic effort within limits will be successful (see information on interest representation below), machine and plant manufacturers will have to deal with the issue.
Das durch das Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi) geförderte Projekt „Interoperable Interfaces for Intelligent Production“, kurz II4IP, zielt auf die Entwicklung branchenübergreifender OPC-UA-Standards.
Die VDMA Fachverbandsschrift Nahrungsmittelmaschinen und Verpackungsmaschinen Nr. 17 (2020) gibt Hinweise zur Durchführung und Auswertung mikrobiologischer Auswertungsverfahren, die z.B. bei Steril- und Standtests im Zuge der Inbetriebnahme von hygienischen Abfüllmaschinen der VDMA, Hygieneklassen IV und V zur Anwendung kommen.
This month we are updating our privacy statement to better understand what information we collect and why. We have also taken steps to improve our features to protect your information and privacy.
There is no change to your current settings or how your data is processed. We have merely improved the explanation of our procedures and explain to you in more detail what options you have to update, manage and delete your data.
We take the protection of your personal data and their confidential treatment very seriously.
General information about the scope of processing of your personal data and about your data protection rights can be found at www.vdma.org/datenschutz.
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