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Latest Press releases


Needed: labour, health, environmental standards in textile production
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Sustainable textile production in Bangladesh – what duty of care is called for?

Since the major accident at the Rana Plaza textile factory in Bangladesh in 2013 in which more than 1,100 people died, steps have been taken to... more

Sustainable textile production in Bangladesh – what duty of care is called for?
Steps towards a raw-material transition
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Germany 2049: Transition to a sustainable use of raw materials. An agenda for action

At this very moment, somewhere in Latin America mercury is being used to mine gold – with severe impacts on human health and environmental quality.... more

Germany 2049: Transition to a sustainable use of raw materials. An agenda for action
The Oeko-Institut launches its anniversary celebrations
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“40 years – Let’s make a wish!” The Oeko-Institut launches its anniversary celebrations

From research rebel to scientific advisor to government, business and society – the past four decades have been quite a journey. To mark its 40th... more

“40 years – Let’s make a wish!” The Oeko-Institut launches its anniversary celebrations
Nuclear energy use worldwide still a risk
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Nuclear facilities in crisis areas: an underrated threat

To what extent are nuclear facilities at risk in crisis areas? Which factors are of relevance in this context? Are policy-makers, the media and... more

Nuclear facilities in crisis areas: an underrated threat
Energy efficiency is always worth pursuing
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Innovative and efficient – ProCold is awarding the most energy efficient professional and commercial refrigeration equipment in five categories

The winners were awarded on March 7th at the international EuroShop fair in Düsseldorf. An appliance in each of five categories was awarded “ProCold... more

Innovative and efficient – ProCold is awarding the most energy efficient professional and commercial refrigeration equipment in five categories
Closing down coal-fired power plants is key to climate change mitigation
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Strategies to accelerate Germany’s coal phase-out

By adopting the Paris Agreement, the international community pledged to limit global warming to well below two degrees Celsius. The Intergovernmental... more

Strategies to accelerate Germany’s coal phase-out
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Background information

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Here you can find the latest infographics from our projects. All graphs and diagrams have a CC license and can...

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