Andreas PertlWaste Management and Sustainability Officer at Austrian Packaging Coordination Office (VKS GmbH)
Andreas joined the “VKS Verpackungskoordinierungsstelle gemeinnützige Gesellschaft mbH” (Austrian Packaging Coordination Office) during its set-up phase in the beginning of 2015. As Waste Management and Sustainability Officer he is responsible for all packaging waste-related tasks and topics, the cooperation with municipal waste consultants and for the management of the waste prevention funding provided by the Austrian EPR systems for packaging. After finishing BOKU University in Vienna with a Master Degree in Civil Engineering and Water Management he worked six years as senior scientist / university assistant at the Institute of Waste Management at BOKU University in several national and EU-projects. He brings a wide overall expertise in waste management with specific knowledge in the field of waste prevention, waste logistics and life cycle assessment.