German group Zippe Industrieanlagen has been nominated for an environment engineering award for its Batch pre-heating for the glass industry by means of exhaust gas recirculation product.

The company has been nominated by the Baden-Wuerttemberg’s Ministry for Environment, Climate and Energy Economics. The event has been held since 2009 and recognises companies for their innovative products in environmental engineering.

All companies with a head office or branch in Baden-Wuerttemberg are eligible.

The award is for products which contribute considerably to resource efficiency and environmental protection and which will be soon introduced to the market or are introduced on the market for no longer than two years.