The encouragement of recycling is a central pillar of the corporate strategy of Berliner Stadtreinigung (Berlin Waste Management, BSR). With the second-hand department store NochMall, which opened in the summer, BSR intends to intensify its efforts in this area.
Pumpipumpe – A Sharing Community, has been working since 2012 to promote the sharing of everyday objects and thus a more careful use of our resources, more sustainable consumption patterns and more social interaction in the often anonymous urban neighbourhoods.
Swap, borrow and create instead of buy, tear and throw. Retoy offers meeting places for children where play and experience-based learning is the essence of the business. In Retoy’s premises, children are given the opportunity to experience how old gets new by swaping instead of buying.
ReTuna Återbruksgalleria is the world’s first recycling mall, revolutionising shopping in a climate-smart way. Old items are given new life through repair and upcycling. Everything sold is recycled or reused, or has been organically or sustainably produced.
The sonnenCommunity is the largest energy community of its kind, including all sonnen customers. It offers its members to jointly shape a clean and decentralised energy system where the household becomes the centre of it.