Dr.-Ing. Till Zimmermann

 

  • 2005-2011: Studies of industrial engineering at the University of Bremen (Dipl.-Wi.-Ing.)
  • 2011-2015: Research associate at the University of Bremen, Department for Technological Design and Development and – since 2014 – jointly at the Department for Resilient Energy Systems; PhD in Engineering, Topic: “Cycles of critical metals – Dissipative losses and potential optimizations”
  • Since 2015 employee of Ökopol

Main focus of work

Resources and Circular Economy, Emission Reporting

Resources and Circular Economy,
Emission Reporting

  • Energy and resource efficiency
  • Implementation oriented approaches to increase resource efficiency
  • Eco and energy labelling
  • Life cycle assessment, material flow management

Ausgewählte Referenzen

Title Client, Project leader, Project partner Duration

Chemicals policy

Feasibility study on the use of comprehensive tools to manage information flows from product supply chains to waste operators (Contract no.: SI2.663702)
Short description
Final report including Annexes
European Commission, DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROWTH), Brussels (BE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Risk & Policy Analysts Ltd (RPA), Loddon (UK); Sonderforschungsgruppe Institutionenanalyse - Sofia e.V. (Hochschule Darmstadt) (DE);
2018 – 2020

V747
12th International Authority Dialogue on Nanomaterials (Projectnumber.: 997/2017)
Short description
Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), Berlin (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2017 – 2018

V724

Emission reporting

Development of a new Luxembourg solvent emissions model
Short description
Luxembourg Ministry of Environment, Climate and Sustainability, Esch-sur-Alzette (LU)

Project leader:
Aether, Oxford (UK)

Project partner:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2020 – 2021

V783-1
Development of scientific-methodological baselines for inventory improvement, realising recommendations of the international inventory reviews in 2016 and 2017
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Aviso GmbH, Aachen (DE); IZT gGmbH, Berlin (DE); ÖkoMedia GmbH, Stuttgart (DE); TNO
2018 – 2020

V732
Update of the German inventory for NMVOC emissions resulting from the use of solvents and solvent-containing products for the reporting years 2019 and 2020 (Project No. 110387).
Short description
Report on selected results: ESTIMATING NMVOC-EMISSIONS ON COUNTRYLEVEL: PRODUCT-AND SOLVENT-BASED APPROACHES
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2018 – 2019

V744

Resources and Recycling Economy

Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of Beverage Packaging (FKZ 3721 31 302 0)
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
GVM Gesellschaft für Verpackungsmarktforschung mbH, Mainz (DE); Ifeu Institut für Energie und Umweltforschung GmbH, Heidelberg (DE); Wuppertal Institut für Klima, Umwelt, Energie gGmbH, Wuppertal (DE)
2021 – 2024

V814
Assessment of waste oil collection categories regarding suitability for material recycling and impacts of mobility and technical changes on the distribution and composition of waste oil collection categories (FKZ 3721 34 340) German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Avista Oil Deutschland GmbH, Uetze (DE)
2021 – 2024

V811
Analysis of multi-use systems for packaging avoidance (FKZ: 3720 34 3050)
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
GVM Gesellschaft für Verpackungsmarktforschung mbH, Mainz (DE); Prof. Dr. Thomas Schomerus, Lüneburg (DE); Prof. Versteyl Lawyer, Burgwedel (DE)
2020 – 2022

V786
Identifying the environmental, macro and micro economic impacts of the illegal dismantling of end-of-life vehicles and the illegal export of end-of-life vehicles and developing appropriate measures to address potential impacts. (FKZ: 3720 33 304 0)
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Schomerus, Lüneburg (DE); RETEK GmbH, Ihlow (DE); TSR Recycling GmbH & Co. KG, Bottrop (DE); VVA Brussels SPRL, Brussel (BE)
2020 – 2022

V778
The environmental transformation of E-Commerce: New challenges for the environmental policy promotion of sustainable consumption (FKZ: 3719 11 302 0)
Short description
Report II (German)
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Corsus, Eberle, Butscher & Pieper PartG, Hamburg (DE); GVM Gesellschaft für Verpackungsmarktforschung mbH, Mainz (DE); ISI Consult - Institut für Sozialinnovation UG, Berlin (DE); Prof. Dr. Jan Ninnemann c/o Hansesatic Transport Consultancy, Hamburg (DE); Prof. Dr. Ralf Isenmann, Bremen (DE); Prof. Dr. Thomas Schomerus, Lüneburg (DE)
2019 – 2022

V764
Symbiotic industrial estates: Sustainable approaches, potentials for structural change regions and possibilities and limits of transferability to mixed-use districts (FKZ 3719 15 101 0)
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
IAT Institut Arbeit und Technik, Gelsenkirchen (DE); Zero Emission GmbH, Wuppertal (DE)
2019 – 2022

V758
praxPACK - User-integrated development and testing of practical resource-efficient reusable packaging solutions in e-commerce (FKZ 033R243A)
Short description
Scientifc Article: Comparing the Carbon Footprint of Single use and resuable shipping packaging
Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Berlin (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Avocadostore GmbH, Hamburg (DE); Bundesverband e-Commerce und Versandhandel Deutschland e.V. (bevh), Berlin (DE); Cargo Plast GmbH, Salem (DE); Deutsche Post AG, Bonn (DE); GVM Gesellschaft für Verpackungsmarktforschung mbH, Mainz (DE); Händlerbund Management AG, Leipizg (DE); memo AG, Greußenheim (DE); Otto GmbH & Co. KG, Hamburg (DE); Plan B From Outer Space Oy, Helsinki (FI); Stiftung Initiative Mehrweg (SIM), Berlin (DE); Tchibo GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2019 – 2022

V757
Study on Waste Prevention in The Federal State of Hesse - Current Measures and Potentials Hessisches Ministerium für Umwelt, Klimaschutz, Landwirtschaft und Verbraucherschutz, Wiesbaden (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
ISI Consult - Institut für Sozialinnovation UG, Berlin (DE)
2020

V782
Plastics in the environment - Development of a methodological framework for quantifiying and analysing the fate of plastic waste and other plastic products in different environmental compartments (FKZ 3716343260)
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Consultic Marketing und Industrieberatung GmbH, Alzenau (DE); Intecus GmbH Abfallwirtschaft und umweltintegratives Management, Dresden (DE)
2016 – 2020

V711
Support in the implementation of a comprehensive new brewing process and the initiation of an industrial symbiosis in Stralsund
Short description
Störtebeker Braumanufaktur GmbH, Stralsund (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2018 – 2019

V739
Recycling in the age of digitalization. Specific recycling targets for metals and plastics from small electrical appliances in the ElektroG: Regulatory Approaches
Short description
NABU - Naturschutzbund Deutschland e.V., Berlin (DE)

Project leader:
ITZ Institut für Zukunftsstudien und Technologiebewertung, Berlin (DE)

Project partner:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2018 – 2019

V738
Workshop along the European Raw Materials Week: Investigating resource saving potentials through recycling and optimized energy use in the non-ferrous metals industry (FKZ: 3713 93 306) German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
aforetec GbR, Bremen (DE)

Project partner:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE); Wilhelm-Büchner-Hochschule, Pfungstadt (DE)
2017 – 2018

V727
Overall concept for handling (used) electrical appliances with a focus on (preparation for) reuse, taking into account the priority order of the waste hierarchy and the best possible protection of humans and the environment in accordance with § 6 KrWG (FKZ 3716 34 327 0)
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Schomerus, Lüneburg (DE)
2016 – 2018

V699
Uncovering potentials to conserve resources in the non-ferrous metals industry using a Delphi-survey (FKZ: 3713 93 306)
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
aforetec GbR, Bremen (DE)

Project partner:
University of Applied Sciences Munich (DE); Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE); University Bremen (DE)
2015 – 2017

V683
Identification and assessment of potential actions for promoting re-use and preparing for re-use in Saxony Saxon State Office for Environment, Agriculture and Geology, Dresden (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Intecus GmbH Abfallwirtschaft und umweltintegratives Management, Dresden (DE); Prof. Dr. Thomas Schomerus, Lüneburg (DE)
2016

V687
Inquiry on the structure of the waste oil market and on the potential for an optimization of the waste oil quality in the context of the waste hierarchy (FKZ 3714 31 3270).
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Intecus GmbH Abfallwirtschaft und umweltintegratives Management, Dresden (DE)
2014 – 2016

V664
Substitution potential of selected primary metals by using secondary materials (FKZ: 3711 93 339)
Short description
German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
artec Forschungszentrum Nachhaltigkeit (University Bremen), Bremen (DE); Institut IWAR (Technische University Darmstadt), Darmstadt (DE); University Bremen (FG Technikgestaltung u. Technologieentwicklung) (DE); UVR-FIA GmbH, Freiberg (DE)
2011 – 2016

V616

Environmentally Sound Products and Product Systems

Review Study of the Ecodesign Voluntary Agreement for the Product Group "Videogames Consoles" (Contract No 409/PP/2014/FC Lot 2)
Short description
European Commission, DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROWTH), Brussels (BE)

Project leader:
Centre for Strategy & Evaluation Services (CSES), Kent (UK)

Project partner:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2018 – 2019

V746
Round Table - Eco Design of plastic packaging IK Industrievereinigung Kunststoffverpackungen e.V., Bad Homburg (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2016 – 2017

V709
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