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Waste Prevention Working Group

Since the beginning of 2017 a group of dedicated students is working in a workstream around the topic waste prevention at Kiel University. There a weekly meetings: Every Tuesday at 17.00 in CAP 4, R. 1401. In this group we are discussing new ideas for a zero waste campus and how to realize them. Feel free to join the group!

Attention: Currently the meetings are irregular. As soon as we know the date for the next meeting, you will be informed here!


Trash bin

Our activities so far:

  • Support of KlimaSail 2018
  • information stand at "MUDDI's waste prevention day" on Muddi Markt during Kiel week (21 June 2018)
  • The development of a waste prevention concept for the university. For more information click here (German version)
  • A random sample of the trash at our university.
  • A survey to get to know about the trash behaviour of the people at Kiel Univervsity. You can see the results here (German version) 
  • Activities during the "European week of waste prevention" at Kiel University from 20 - 23. Nov 2017
  • Presenting the movie "TRASHED" with and produced by OSCAR-winner Jeremy Irons on 17 May 2017.


What is planned

  • purchase and establishment of water fountains at CAU
  • collaboration with various stakeholders at CAU for waste prevention measures, especially the reduction of single-use cups and packaging