Story / 29/03/2023
Embracing sustainability - Efforts to reduce waste and preserve resources
Toolmaking has been around for millions of years and is an integral part of everyday life. It’s no secret that modern manufacturing and consumption is problematic from an environmental perspective, and the toolmaking industry is no exception. However, we need tools to manufacture the technology of the future, to prolong the lifespan of things already manufactured and to improve upon that which no longer serves the planet.
One of the core ideas of the Get Organised concept is that every time a tool is lost and needs to be replaced there’s a negative impact on the environment, and an expense, that could have been avoided.
Further, longevity is a characteristic of premium hand tools. The longer a tool lasts before wear and tear makes it useless the better.
Proper tool storage reduces the likelihood of the tools being knocked around, exposed to moisture or extreme temperatures which could have a detrimental effect on their performance.
In 2023 we intend to focus particularly on how to make our packaging more sustainable by reducing the amount of plastic, use recyclable plastic when possible and use recycled plastic to a larger extent. We have already begun to decrease the amount of packaging materials that we use in order to help minimize waste, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and conserve natural resources. As an example, in the coming year our products will get a more eco-friendly type of cardboard packaging.
Apart from the inherent qualities of our concept we are serious about sustainability and will continue to improve on our goals for the future.
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Every car owner know the importance of being properly geared up appropriately no matter the season. Up here in the Nordics we get to enjoy not only the wonderful change of seasons, but also the changing of seasonal tyres. Many take their car to a mechanic, but why not save yourself some coin and take on the challenge yourself?
How to change the code on TengTools tool storage
As avid tool users, we understand the importance of keeping your tools safe and secure, which is why we’d like to show you how to change the code on your TengTools tool storage. The combination locks are very user-friendly and can be found in cabinets, tool chests, and wall cabinets. With these clear and concise instructions, we hope you will feel confident in changing the lock on your tool kit.
Key considerations for hand tool storage optimisation
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Recently the T Sport Bernau team travelled to Le Mans, France for the penultimate round of the 2022 FIA Goodyear European Truck Racing Championship. The championship is a great event for fans and visitors with tons of action not only on the track. Show trucks, stunt performances and fireworks served as an awesome backdrop to a variety of entertainment as well as rows of trade stands packed with all kinds of gizmos.
Hydro Thunder – GP Hydroplane series
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Three new partners for Svensk Bilsport in historical collaboration
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Teng Tools step up partnership with Power Maxed Racing
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Teng Tools partners up with T Sport Bernau
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Team Emirates New Zealand aims for another victory in Americas Cup
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Grand opening of flagship store in South Africa
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Teng Tools joins double championship winning DS TECHEETAH as Official Tools Supplier
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2020 - A different racing year for Suzuki Sweden
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The dream came through
When the company Nordnorsk Marincenter moved into new facilities they built the kitchen with red TengTools cabinets.