Benedict Wermter is a German freelance investigative journalist and researcher.

Benedict is covering circular economy across Europe and South East Asia. 


Benedict Wermter

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Benedict Wermter
Environmental and social problems in Europe and Asia

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How Green Dot organisations oppose environmental legislation across Europe

  • Environment
  • Industry

BRUSSELS / BERLIN - On almost every drinking bottle or plastic wrapper you can find a Green Dot sign: a circle with two swirling green arrows inside. The logo represents the system of waste separation in yellow bins and blue bags, run by 'Green Dot' organisations. These organisations ensure the recycling of all our used packaging.