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Café + Co: Bulungi in the cup

Coffee service provider Café + Co recently launched the direct import of raw coffee from Uganda. At the end of January, the first container with almost 20 tons of beans came ...


Knock on wood!

Issue 80 - March | April 2019
What used to be a simple method of controlling the condition of wooden columns in tunnels today is "good luck". Luck with wood we have ...

Versatile resource

A high on the wood!

Issue 80 - March | April 2019
The wood industry plays a major role worldwide, but the challenges vary considerably, depending on the region. While in Europe the forest grows briskly and wooden skyscrapers rise into the sky, the problems turn ...


"Wood is a perpetual motion"

Issue 80 - March | April 2019
Herbert Grill is responsible for purchasing wood from the fiber manufacturer Lenzing and is campaigning for domestic companies to stick to the rules of sustainability even in regions with weak or weak regulations.

Scarce resource


Issue 79 - January | February 2019
Sand is not only a synonym for summer, but also the most consumed raw material of the earth. The global sand deposits are sinking dramatically fast, especially in emerging and developing countries, where the hunger for sand ...


Who owns the sand?

Issue 79 - January | February 2019
Klaus Schwarzer is a sand researcher at the University of Kiel and examines both the North Sea and Baltic Sea beaches in his environment as well as the sand deposits of Asia and Africa. There the situation around the dwindling raw material is more than serious.


All-rounders from the tropics

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
It is growing at dizzying heights and is gaining in popularity worldwide: the coconut. But while demand for coconut products is booming, harvests are stagnating in the growing areas.

Seal of approval

Land Consolidation

Issue 77 - September | October 2018
In countries where laws are lacking or not effective, farmers can rely on a variety of voluntary labels to ensure sustainable production. With their merger, the top labels Rainforest Alliance and Utz now make a ...