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Latest Press releases


Ship recycling: Comply with existing regulations
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German companies jeopardise the environment and human rights

If products are not licensed for use in the European Union because of possible risks to human rights and the environment, German firms should not be… more

German companies jeopardise the environment and human rights
Strategies for a sustainable resource supply for electro-mobility
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Quotas for electro-mobility and rules on battery recycling: is China a step ahead of the EU?

The Chinese government recently issued new rules on the disposal of electric vehicle batteries. Among other things, they require manufacturers to… more

Quotas for electro-mobility and rules on battery recycling: is China a step ahead of the EU?
How can electric freight transport contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions?
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Electric road freight: German-Swedish research collaboration has started

At present, road freight transport mainly runs on diesel, producing around 56 million tonnes of CO2 emissions in Germany annually. The figure is… more

Electric road freight: German-Swedish research collaboration has started
Electromobility: a way into tomorrow’s transport
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Electromobility – Fact check

In view of global climate change and air pollution problems in cities, there is growing pressure for action to be taken to reduce transport emissions… more

Electromobility – Fact check
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
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The Oeko-Institut regularly informs the media about the findings and results of its research. more

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Background information

Here you will get background information on key research areas of Oeko-Institut. more

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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