Projects

The Oeko-Institut’s researchers work on more than 350 national and international projects a year, focusing on Chemicals Management and Technology Assessment, Energy and Climate, Emission and Ambient Pollution Control, Radiation Protection, Agriculture and Biodiversity, Sustainable Consumption, Mobility, Resource Management and Industry, Nuclear Engineering and Facility Safety, and Law, Policy and Governance.

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A Report on the impact of the environmental measures undertaken by Beijing for the 2008 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Project manager: Hochfeld, C.
End of project: 12 / 2008

The impact of WTO and other trade negotiations on fisheries

Project manager: Acker, H.
End of project: 01 / 2009

eupopp - Policies to promote

Project manager: Brohmann, B. | Barth, R.
End of project: 07 / 2011

Environmental product indicators and benchmarks in the context of environmental labels and declarations

Project manager: Prakash, S.
End of project: 12 / 2008

ANEC commissioned the Öko-Institut e.V. to conduct a research study on various issues related to environmental labels and declarations which are of particular relevance to the consumers. The issues involve: (a) the usefulness of life…

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To publication "Environmental product indicators and benchmarks in the context of environmental labels and declarations"

Guideline for companies: Use of nanomaterials in the paint and varnish sector

Project manager: Hermann, A.
End of project: 10 / 2008

Adaptation to scientific and technical progress of Annex II to Directive 2000/53/EC

Project manager: Zangl, S.
End of project: 01 / 2008

Implementation of Environmental Data Centres

Project manager: Lohse, J.
End of project: 08 / 2007

This report contains the results of the pre-study on the “Implementation of Environmental Data Centres” carried out on behalf of Eurostat between December 2006 and August 2007.

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To publication "Implementation of Environmental Data Centres "

Environmental and economic evaluation of the accelerated replacement of domestic appliances

Case study refrigerators and freezers - Final Report

Project manager: Rüdenauer, I.
End of project: 08 / 2007

The goal of this study was to compare the further use of appliances in stock with the acquisition and use of new appliances, considering both environmental and economic aspects. The environmental assessment is based on LCA, the…

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To publication "Environmental and economic evaluation of the accelerated replacement of domestic appliances"

Key Social Impacts of Electronics Production and WEEE-Recycling in China

Project manager: Manhart, A.
End of project: 06 / 2007

Undeniably, the electronics industry is highly relevant for the Chinese economy and seems to continue being important in the future. Nevertheless there are an ongoing discussions on the social and environmental sustainability of this…

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To publication "Key Social Impacts of Electronics Production and WEEE-Recycling in China"

Smart Domestic Appliances in Sustainable Energy Systems

Project manager: Timpe, C.
End of project: 06 / 2009

The project is conducted in cooperation with manufacturers of appliances and electric utilities. The findings from the analysis are being tested with experts in regional case studies in selected European countries.

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Costs and Benefits of Green Public Procurement in Europe

Project manager: Rüdenauer, I.
End of project: 07 / 2007

Due to the market power of the purchasing activities of public authorities, green public procurement (GPP) can make an important contribution to reducing environmental impacts and to changing unsustainable production and consumption…

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To publication "Costs and Benefits of Green Public Procurement in Europe"

PFOA Survey and priority setting

PFOA Survey

Project manager: Bunke, D.
End of project: 10 / 2006

TAI Europe (TAI - The Access Initiative)

Project manager: Dross, M.
End of project: 10 / 2006

Untersuchung der grenzüberschreitenden Öffentlichkeitsbeteiligung im Rahmen grenzüberschreitender Umweltverträglichkeitsprüfungen zwischen Deutschland und Polen.

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Life Cycle Analysis on hand-drying systems

A comparison of cotton towels and paper towels

Project manager: Eberle, U.
End of project: 06 / 2006

The European Textile Service Association (E.T.S.A.) commissioned Öko-Institut to compare two mechanical hand drying systems: the continuous cotton roll system and the paper towel system. Goal of this study was to gain more information…

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To publication "Life Cycle Analysis of hand-drying systems + Supplement"

CSR performance of the European coffee industry

State-of-the-art survey

Project manager: Eberle, U.
End of project: 06 / 2006

Preparatory Studies for Eco-design Requirements of Energy using Products (EuP) (I)

Project manager: Graulich, K.
End of project: 12 / 2007

A preparatory study identifying and recommending ways to improve at the design phase the environmental performance of energy using products throughout their lifecycle. The study will identify namely: market characteristics for the…

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CSR in the tomato industry / France

Project manager: Eberle, U.
End of project: 05 / 2006

Household Waste Prevention Policy Side Research

Project manager: Hermann, A.
End of project: 07 / 2007

Adaptation to scientific and technical progress under the RoHS Directive

Final Report + Annexes

Project manager: Gensch, C.
End of project: 07 / 2006

The EU Directive on the restriction of use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (the so-called RoHS - Restriction of Hazardous Substances – Directive) has come into force on 1 July 2006. It regulates…

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To publication "Adaptation to scientific and technical progress under the RoHS Directive"

Epigenetics, Transgenic Plants & Risk Assessment

Proceedings of the Conference, December 1st 2005, Literaturhaus, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Project manager: Moch, K.
End of project: 04 / 2006

The proceedings summarize the conference on “Epigenetics, Transgenic Plants & Risk Assessments” organized by the Öko-Institut and Greenpeace on December 1st 2005. Seven speakers highlighted from different perspectives the complexity of…

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To publication "Epigenetics, Transgenic Plants & Risk Assessment"

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