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SUSTAINABILITY, a term many immediately associate with environmental protection, renewable energy, and recycling. But sustainability is about much more: Sustainable ACTION means thinking about the FUTURE IMPACT of what we do – so sustainability is omnipresent, dovetailing ECONOMIC, ENVIRONMENTAL, and SOCIAL ASPECTS and thus transcending all areas of modern life. This is captured in a nutshell by the PRINCIPLE OF SUSTAINABILITY: We should not use more than can be grown, regenerated, or made available again in the future. What this means in practice and how to make a success of sustainability, is demonstrated by the projects of our STEINBEIS EXPERTS in a variety of sectors of industry.

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