Waste prevention

Waste prevention

According to the Deutsche Umwelthilfe (German Environmental Aid), 37.5 tons of household waste are produced per year in Germany alone – that's about 8.7 kg of waste per capita per week. As the "Fridays for Future" movement aptly puts it: "The fish used to be inside the packaging, today the packaging is inside the fish!"

In order to avoid waste, the Studierendenwerk takes various measures.

In addition, we participate in the European Week of Waste Prevention. every year with various campaigns.

Do you want to avoid waste yourself? The Deutsche Umwelthilfe has provided a few tips:


Sustainability Manager

Georg Richarz

Porträt des Nachhaltigkeitsmanagers Georg Richarz

phone: 06151 16-29438