Nynke Hack introduces herself

Nynke Hack introduces herself: Four questions for Nynke Hack, who joined corsus as a consultant in May 2021.

Bürger:innenrat Klima has adopted recommendations to politicians

Dr. Ulrike Eberle from corsus acted as expert advisor to the Bürger:innenrat Klima on the topic of food systems. The results are now online.

corsus becomes active member of the Umwelt-Partnerschaft Hamburg

Since the beginning of June 2021, corsus has been an active member of the Hamburg Environmental Partnership.

Environmentally conscious E-Commerce

Dr. Ulrike Eberle from corsus explains in an interview what is important in the transformation to environmentally conscious online retail.

Critical review of the Life Cycle Assessment of Cotton made in Africa

The  Aid by Trade Foundation, standard setter of the „Cotton made in Africa (CmiA)” sustainability standard, regularly has the impact of the standard reviewed. The aim of the standard is to “help small farmers in Africa to help themselves by trading instead of donating, to improve their living and working conditions and to protect our environment”.

The environmental impact of African cotton is assessed by means of a life cycle assessment in accordance with the international standard for product life cycle assessments (ISO 14040/44). The next life cycle assessment has now been published in 2021. According to ISO 14040/44, comparative LCAs intended for communication with external parties must be critically reviewed. The critical review for this LCA was carried out by a panel, Dr. Ulrike Eberle from corsus was chair of the critical review panel.

Brochure on SDGs and municipal Common Good Balance Sheet published

In implementing sustainability strategies, more and more municipalities are aligning themselves with the United Nations’ Agenda 2030 with its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In addition, there are already a number of municipalities that have drawn up a common good balance sheet.

“Krautsand”: the large-scale nature conservation project

corsus accompanies the large-scale nature conservation project “Krautsand” to bring together a wide range of stakeholders and ensure a sustainable success

Congratulations to the Common Good Balance Sheet

Brakel and Willebadessen have had their 2021 accounts drawn up in accordance with the values of the Economy for the Common Good.

Congratulations on the German Sustainability Award!

FRoSTA has won the German Sustainability Award for the third time – this time the special prize Packaging for a pure paper packaging for frozen food.

Proceedings of the 12th International Food LCA 2020 available

The conference proceedings of the 12th International Food LCA Conference are available online. The conference, which this year had the motto “Towards sustainable agri-food systems”, took place virtually for the first time due to the corona pandemic.