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thinkstep and EPEA join forces

to enable Cradle to Cradle® Innovation

thinkstep AG and EPEA Internationale Umweltforschung GmbH have announced a strategic partnership.

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Sustainability Consulting and Software

thinkstep enables organizations worldwide to succeed sustainably. Our industry-leading sustainability software, data and consulting services help businesses drive operational excellence, product innovation, brand value and regulatory compliance. With a global presence in 19 countries we serve more than 2,000 companies, including 40 percent of the Fortune 500 such as BASF, Hewlett-Packard, Interface, Renault, Siemens and Unilever.


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Lidl Lithuania receives internationally-renowned EDGE green building certification for 35 stores and a logistics center

On 19 March 2018, Lidl Lithuania announced it has received EDGE (“Excellence in Design...

thinkstep and EPEA join forces to enable Cradle to Cradle® Innovation

Stuttgart/Hamburg, March 7, 2018: thinkstep AG and EPEA Internationale Umweltforschung...

thinkstep organized an Academic LCA workshop in India

thinkstep Sustainability Solutions Pvt. Ltd. organised its first “Academic LCA India...

thinkstep sponsoring the Future of Surfactants Summit Europe

thinkstep sponsored the Future of Surfactants Summit Europe. In this context Margarida...

What we do: Help organizations succeed sustainably

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Sustainable Products

We enable you to assess and reduce the environmental and social impact of your products from raw material extraction through to end of life, and all stages in between.

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Sustainable Businesses

We enable businesses to create value through best-practice Corporate Sustainability.

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Sustainable Cities

We help create the urban environments of the future through the sustainable planning and management of the environment and resources.

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Sustainable Supply Chains

We enable businesses develop sustainable supply chains that reduce risk, waste and cost and ensure compliance and certification.

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Materials and Compliance Management

We support you create innovative, compliant and sustainable products and enable material-driven product design.

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Life Cycle Assessment

GaBi is the most trusted LCA product sustainability solution with over 10,000 users including Fortune 500 companies, leading industry association and SMEs.


thinkstep at the International Label Conference

Life cycle assessments in the wood, paper and construction sectors.

thinkstep at Produrable

Join thinkstep, BioMar and Labeyrie Fine Foods at Produrable!

thinkstep at the CDP Europe Spring Workshop - Germany

Join the marketplace session of Matthias Fesl, Senior Account Manager at thinkstep on...

thinkstep at TRA 2018

Join Stefan Eckert, Senior Consultant, Global Service Delivery/ Energy & Mobility/...

Our customers: Helping the world's leading businesses create value

The outstanding flexibility and functionality of GaBi make the software highly aligned to Unilever business with a multiplicity of categories and products.

Project Leader, Unilever

Over the years the thinkstep GaBi Software has become a core tool for environmental conscious product design and supports the environmental strategy of Volkswagen. Linked to the company’s IT systems, GaBi provides the VW experts with detailed data for strategic decisions.

Dr. Stephan Krinke, Head of Environmental Affairs Product

GaBi Software helps us to analyze the ecological performance of our products at the very beginning of our design process. GaBi gives us the data to assess and reduce the environmental impact of a product throughout its entire life cycle. EPDs are the basis of our Eco-Design strategy and a competitive advantage in an increasingly environmentally conscious market.

Stefan von Terzi, Zumtobel

SoFi Software helps us identify the levers for sustainability initiatives and evaluate the effectiveness of our measures.

Franz Hoelzl, SPAR