Rasmus Tröster

Rasmus Tröster

Sustainable Economics (M.A.)
Research assistant and PhD candidate


Rasmus Tröster
Department of Business Chemistry, Institute of Theoretical Chemistry
Ulm University
Helmholtzstr. 18, 89081 Ulm, Germany
e-mail: rasmus.troester(at)uni-ulm.de
phone: +49 731 50-30714

Research Interests

  • Sustainability and mining
  • Sustainability certification schemes  
  • Municipal climate protection activitivies


Since 2016Research assistant, Department of Business Chemistry, Ulm University
2015-2016Research assistant, Center for Environmental Systems Research, University of Kassel
2011-2014Studies in Sustainable Economics (M.A.), University of Kassel
2008-2011Studies in Business and Administration (B.A.), University of Applied Sciences Flensburg


  • Tröster, R.; M. Hiete (2016): Determining aspects of institutional design of sustainability iniatives including the mining sector. – Aachen International Mining Symposia (AIMS 2016), 18-19 May 2016, Aachen.
  • Hiete, M., Tröster, R. (2015): Standard setting for mineral raw materials – a chance for more sustainability in newly industrialized countries? – 7th German-Brazilian Symposium, 04-10.10.2015, Heidelberg.



  • NamiRo - A multi-stakeholder-process for better standards for responsible mining (NamiRo). Research project funded by Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) under FONA funding scheme "Socio-Ecological Research" (SÖF): "Sustainable Economics", 2015-2017.
    Project website NamiRo