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Der Grüne Punkt - 01. July 2016

Recycling: a must for the natural environment, for climate protection, and for resource-economy!

DSD’s Environmental Performance Balance for 2015 highlights ecological successes in climate protection and resource-economy / packaging recycling as a source of raw materials

Der Grüne Punkt - 09. June 2016

New study on the ecological achievements of the dual system presented

Öko-Institut: dual system helps to protect the climate and the natural environment / experts see substantial further potentials

Der Grüne Punkt - 08. March 2016

Coffee capsules made of aluminum are ideal for recycling

Cologne, 8 March 2016. Coffee capsules made of aluminum can be very effectively recycled when consumers deposit them in the Yellow Bin or the Yellow Sack in Germany. “We can recover a high proportion of the capsules’ material and...

Der Grüne Punkt - 04. February 2016

Bundesrat’s vote reduces the chances of a recyclables act

Upper house of Germany’s parliament passes a resolution / Demands run counter to the federal government’s ideas

Der Grüne Punkt - 04. February 2016

Recycling should not be nationalized!

Der Grüne Punkt calls for a progressive recyclables act / Municipal monopoly would benefit neither consumers nor the natural environment

Der Grüne Punkt - 26. November 2015

25 years of Der Grüne Punkt – Recycling is the future

Anniversary event in Berlin spotlights achievements and prospects / Dr. Wendenburg praises the Green Dot and producer responsibility as a path-breaking concept

Der Grüne Punkt - 01. October 2015

ACR+ / DSD Conference: “Towards a green Circular Economy”

On 29 September 2015, the Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling and sustainable Resource management (ACR+) and Duales System Holding (DSD) organised a conference entitled “Towards a Green Circular Economy: EPR and its...

Der Grüne Punkt - 22. June 2015

Energy-saving mode supersedes resource wastage!

DSD’s Environmental Performance Balance for the year 2014: the recycling and recovery of packaging are an important source of raw materials for the German economy / Der Grüne Punkt aims to progress the dual system’s stabilization

Der Grüne Punkt - 29. January 2015

Continuity and Change on DSD’s Management and Advisory Board

Karl-Heinz Holland and Stefan Schreiter to strengthen advisory board / Michael Wiener appointed CEO

Der Grüne Punkt - 05. June 2014

To coincide with World Environment Day, Der Grüne Punkt unveils its Environmental Performance Balance for 2013: Raw materials for the economy, reduced environmental impact

Grüner-Punkt companies put more than three million tons of recyclables back into the economic cycle / The politicians have to incentivize even more recycling

Der Grüne Punkt - 05. May 2014

Effective recycling with Der Grüne Punkt at the IFAT 2014

Innovative solutions for obtaining top-quality raw materials