Company History / Chronicle
Acting Responsibly Since Our Founding
Since our founding in 1996, we have constantly expanded our business in the disposal of hazardous wastes, such as gas cylinders and mercury.
With persistence and technical expertise, we turn ideas and concepts into solutions.
Transfer of partner’s shares of UTM GmbH to Séché Environnement, with headquarters in Laval, France.
Successful test of the salvage container (TSB 300) with exploding acetylene gas cylinders at BAM.
BAM and TÜV certificate for the salvage container for hazardous gas cylinders with IMDG permit.
Start of treatment of hazardous gas cylinders.
Completion of the SB 300 for safe treatment of gas cylinders with hazardous residual contents. Use of the SB 300 with various clients on-site in Europe.
Founding of the company UTM Umwelttechnik Metallrecycling GmbH
Information from the State Office for Nature and the Environment, Schleswig-Holstein, concerning the start-up of acetylene recycling by UTM. (PDF)
1996: Licence transport container for mercury.
Relocation of business offices from Seelandstraße to Herrenwyk.
Start of the new acetylene-treatment facility in Herrenwyk 12 in Lübeck.