Cleaner Production Germany

Waste | Resources

Waste technology transfer


Technology transfer, particularly in developing nations, is an avowed goal of the administration, to which end we have set ourselves two waste technology objectives: (a) promoting sustainable waste management and harmonizing waste management practices with European environmental standards in the target countries; and (b) generating business for German waste management technology providers. read more

Economy | Consumption

Industrial sectors

Industrial plant

Germany is one of the world’s leading industrial nations – and a nation where tens of thousands of industrial installations generate air emissions, release contaminants into the sewage system, or generate production residues. But because of this, Germany is also at the forefront of the development of environmental protection technologies that avoid and reduce emissions. This section of our Web sit... read more

The Umweltbundesamt

For our environment