Geschäftsführer: RA Rüdiger Wollmann / RA Thomas Roßbach

HRB 23155
VAT Identification Number: DE 814 988 168

Fränkische Straße 7
D-53229 Bonn

Phone: +49 (0)228 68895 190

Editorial Department: RAL and Umweltbundesamt (German Environment Agency)

Dept. III 1.3
P.O.Box 1406
06813 Dessau

Design, Technical Realization, Editorial System, Database and Support:

publicgarden GmbH – Freiraum für Gestaltung
Reinhardstr. 27c
10117 Berlin

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