Dr.-Ing. Till Zimmermann

  • Born 2 August 1984 in Groß-Gerau
  • 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

Environmentally Sound Products

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

Selected references

Title Client
Project leader
Project partner
Duration

Title Client
Project leader
Project partner
Duration

Chemical policy

Continuation of the German NanoDialogue by the German Government 2016-2017 (FKZ UM 16 65 2150)
Short description
Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), Berlin (DE)

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

V689

Emission reporting

Consistancy check of the NMVOC solvents emission inventory of Germany 2000 - 2015 and plausibility check with other models (project no. 72117) German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

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

V704
Update of the national emission inventory of Germany regarding NMVOC from solvent use for the reporting years 2013 and 2014 (project no. 56071) German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2015 – 2016

V681

Resources and Recycling Economy

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 – 2018

V711
Development of recovery rates for different lubricant types for Belgium. Valorlub vzw./asbl., Wemmel (BE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2017

V714
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
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 – 2016

V683
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

Research and development of new product groups and related criteria for the "Blue Angel" environment label (FKZ: 3717 37 314 0) German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Hydrotox GmbH, Freiburg (DE)
2017 – 2020

V719
Further development of the Blue Angel: New ecolabels and dynamization of existing basic award criteria (FKZ 3714 95 305 0) German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Hydrotox GmbH, Freiburg (DE); Ifeu Institut für Energie und Umweltforschung GmbH, Heidelberg (DE); IÖW Institut für ökologische Wirtschaftsforschung gGmbH, Berlin (DE)
2014 – 2018

V670
Further development of the "Blue Angel" programme by implementation of new product labels and dynamic elements in existing labels for the product groups: street lighting, toys, paintboxes (FKZ: 3713 95 322) German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Öko-Institut e.V., Freiburg (DE)

Project partner:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)
2013 – 2017

V644
Incorporation of ecological aspects of product design in designers formation (FKZ: 3712 95 303) German Federal Environment Agency, Dessau (DE)

Project leader:
Ökopol GmbH, Hamburg (DE)

Project partner:
Internationales Designzentrum Berlin e.V. (IDZ), Berlin (DE); Sustainability and workX, Hamburg (DE)
2012 – 2017

V625
21.11.2017