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Förderung des nachhaltigen Konsums in asiatischen Ländern
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Exporting environmental protection: Sustainability in South-East Asia

Exporting cars is an important part of Germany’s economy. But can an awareness of sustainability issues and the idea of protecting the environment... more

Exporting environmental protection: Sustainability in South-East Asia
How climate action can succeed in cities and municipalities
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Implementing climate policies at the local level

How can cities and municipalities contribute to climate mitigation? What are the municipal institutions, actors and processes that matter? more

Implementing climate policies at the local level
Out now: Latest issue of eco@work
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Final storage - First steps

Im September 2017 fiel der offizielle Startschuss für die Suche nach einem Endlagerstandort für hochradioaktive Abfälle. Ein hochkomplexer Prozess, der noch viele Generationen beschäftigen wird. more

Final storage - First steps
Best practice: good examples analysed in detail
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Global supply chains: voluntary standards analysed

Be it textiles, soya or gold – it is not uncommon for products and resources to come from countries where environmental and social standards fail to... more

Global supply chains: voluntary standards analysed
Recycling must supplement resource extraction
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Electro-mobility: resources for the transition to green transport

Even if the number of electric vehicles on German roads increases significantly by the year 2050 the resource requirement for electro-mobility can be... more

Electro-mobility: resources for the transition to green transport
Out now: the new edition of eco@work
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Everything under control? Regulating nanomaterials and other chemicals

The chemicals we use in our homes and, above all, in industry are much better regulated nowadays than a few decades ago. But is it enough? Are human... more

Everything under control? Regulating nanomaterials and other chemicals
First issue of the magazin 'Öko-Mitteilungen' was published in 1978
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40 years of the Oeko-Institut - Let´s make a wish!

The June issue of eco@work ‘40 years of the Oeko-Institut – Let´s make a wish!' marks this anniversary. This special issue of the magazine looks back... more

40 years of the Oeko-Institut - Let´s make a wish!