12. Resource Management

The company discloses what qualitative and quantitative goals it has set itself with regard to its resource efficiency, in particular its use of renewables, the increase in raw material productivity and the reduction in the usage of ecosystem services, which measures and strategies it is pursuing to this end, how these are or will be achieved, and where it sees there to be risks.

The economical use of paper, water and energy as well as the prevention and recycling of waste are key levers of resource management in Deutsche Hypo.

Together with the parent company NORD/LB, the plan continues to be to achieve the environmental protection goals even more effectively in future. It is envisaged that greater emphasis will be placed on sustainability considerations not only in energy and resource management, but also mobility.