Degree in Chemistry, PhD in Natural Sciences (1975/1978, University of Münster), Habilitation (2013, TU Dresden)

Dr. Henning Friege


Relevante Experience

  • 15 years’ successful development and management of a waste disposal corporation
  • Development of corporate and sustainability strategies
  • Modernisation and cost optimisation of supply and disposal facilities
  • Environmental and safety management in companies
  • Many years’ successful work as councillor for one of Germany’s state capital cities
  • Conceptualisation of a major regional event (EUROGA 2002 plus)
  • Policy advice, amongst others as a member of two commissions of enquiry (Enquête Commissions) of the German federal parliament
  • Experience at the interface between business, science, politics, administration and society
  • About 350 publications on waste management, environmental chemicals, resource management, German and European environmental policy

Other Functions

  • Co-editor of various English and German scientific journals
  • Honorary professor for sustainability sciences at Leuphana University of Lüneburg
  • Lecturer in waste management at the Faculty of Environmental Sciences of TU Dresden