• Industrial water compendium India & MENA

    As a part of a project funded by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment (BMU) GWP is preparing a compendium on industrial water in India and the MENA countries Tunisia, Morocco, Egypt and Jordan.

  • Recycled content in plastic material with focus on PET, HDPE, LDPE, PP

    In an ideal circular economy, no primary resources shall enter production processes, but only recycled material. The transition towards circular economy includes the optimisation of manufacturing processes in terms of decrease of primary resource consumption shares but increase of secondary raw material shares.

  • Plastic waste for affordable building material – the silver bullet?

    Could the use of plastic as a raw material for the production of construction material, especially for low-cost housing and shelters, give plastic waste a second life? Several companies and start-ups use plastic waste as a feedstock primarily for the construction of low-cost housing.

  • Design-for-recycling (D4R) – State of play

    In an ideal circular economy, no primary resources shall enter production processes, but only recycled material. As a precondition, products must be dismantlable and components must be recyclable.

  • Considerations for packaging classification

    Globally, packaging waste has increasingly become an environmental problem. The problem is the large volume, the high resource intensity in production, the low recycling and recovery rates and the extent of litter caused by packaging.

  • Extended Producer Responsibility Scheme for Packaging Waste in Egypt

    The mission assigned to the contractor, Black Forest Solutions GmbH and Landbell AG, was to develop an EPR scheme for packaging waste in Egypt, following best practices of the European Union Member States and adapting these to the local conditions of Egypt.

  • Projektbeiträge zur Erreichung der Nachhaltigkeitsziele

    Der GIZ-Bericht gibt einen Überblick über die messbaren Beiträge der geförderten Maßnahmen zu einem oder mehreren der 17 globalen Nachhaltigkeitsziele, der Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

  • Einsatz von grünem Wasserstoff zur netzfernen Stromversorgung in Insel- und kleineren Stromnetzen in Chile

    Ziel dieser Studie war es, das Potenzial zum Einsatz von grünem Wasserstoff bei netzfernen Anwendungen, in einem Inselnetz , einem mittleren Stromnetz und einem nicht ans Netz angeschlossenen Industriebetrieb aufzuzeigen.

  • Brennstoffzellen zur dezentralen Stromversorgung - Inselnetze

    Das NOW-Factsheet zum Thema "Inselnetze" nimmt das hohe Umweltentlastungspotenzial von Inselnetzen in den Blick, informiert über das Marktpotenzial für Wasserstoff- und Brennstoffzellenanwendungen in Inselnetzen und zeigt am Beispiel von Indonesien ihr Anwendungspotenzial.

  • The BMU Export Initiative for Green Technologies

    The funding programme addresses the global demand for German expertise, products and services in the green technology sector. It supports needs-based projects that are tailored to specific needs and that have an impact in target regions, facilitating the necessary legal, political and administrative conditions for environmentally beneficial development and harnessing the economic and social potential of environmental…