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1 For our environment - for our future Think GKN Bonn TM

2 Powder metallurgy - a green technology Certification 330 million precision components made of metal powder leave our company every year. They are mainly used in the car industry, built into shock-absorbers, seat adjustments and steering columns, amongst other things. With around 600 employees, we are today one of the largest industrial employers in Bonn. We are accutely aware of our responsibility to the region and the environment. Sustainability is an important issue for us, and a significant part of our corporate values. We are working continuously on new projects to enable our production processes to become more environmentally friendly and energy efficient. Our products help our customers to manufacture improved vehicles with lower CO2 emissions. We offer: efficient products with a long serviceable life weight reduced products solutions for avoiding secondary processes 100% recyclable products We use: lightweight materials recycled metal powder > ISO (Environmental management) Since 2004 we have been certified to ISO Every year we set ourselves ambitious targets, identify anomalies at an early stage and take the appropriate management steps. We pursue an active environmental and energy management Our aim: transparency > ISO (Energy management) Since 2013 we have also been certified to ISO Our whole production sequence is optimised in terms of energy usage - and our employees are committed to this. We want to improve constantly We develop innovative products for sustainable technologies and undertake projects for renewable energy in our region. continuous improvement international recognition As a centre of innovation, we want to grow sustainably, demonstrating initiative and commitment. For our environment - for our future. risk management to uncover potential efficiency savings employee motivation and qualification 2 3

3 Environmental projects 2015 Massive savings in compressed air through installation of servo motor-driven hydraulic units 2014 Expansion of our own nitrogen extraction facility to reduce transport of hazardous materials 2014 ThinkGREEN! initiative: Raising awareness amongst our employees 2010 Use of rainwater in cooling systems 2010 Heating through waste heat recovery 2007 Modernisation of all heating installations 2004 Certification of waste disposal As a matter of principle: increasing customer confidence building confidence in ourselves in society and official bodies developing new markets Energy: a valuable raw material Climate protection independent OF fossil fuels as primary energy sources forward-looking and systematic coordination of the procurement and use of energy EnergYmanagement 25% increase in energy efficiency over the past 5 years Lower energy consumption through continuous process optimisation avoiding hazardous materials avoiding emissions consistent recycling certified waste disposal concept minimising the use of raw materials preserving resources Continuous improvement in energy efficiency Avoidance of idle times On-site production of technical gases Use of the most modern process technologies Systematic analysis of energy consumption through web-based metering 4 5

4 Key performance indicators Development Energy efficiency +25% Waste -41% Heating -58% Improvement of environmental balance sheet as a measurable success Water -13% 0% primary energy sources used for heating (at external temperatures down to 0 C) Avoiding: 380 tonnes CO2/year Savings of: 1.9 million kwh natural gas/year Heating without using a primary energy source - amazing! Top-Project Waste heat recovery GKN in Bonn has six compressors which produce the compressed air required, and a further compressor for the works own nitrogen extraction. During this process, 93% of the required energy is converted to heat. Since 2010, the heat produced in this way has been recovered and used for heating purposes. Around 13,000 m2 of production and office space is today heated by this means. Annual savings in natural gas are sufficient to heat 120 family homes. Electricity -21% Hydrogen -10% Compressed air -34% 6 7

5 ISO/TS 16949:2009 OHSAS 18001:2007 ISO 14001:2004 ISO 50001:2011 GKN Sinter Metals Components GmbH Pennefeldsweg D Bonn Tel. +49 (0) GKN Sinter Metals, November 2015

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