Running a large company like Deutsche Telekom involves high paper consumption. We have gradually been reducing our paper consumption for several years. With the Paperless Office project, we aim to completely eliminate paper by 2025.
Given the immense paper consumption of around 4,000 metric tons currently at our German locations alone, and the large number of processes that require paper, it is a very ambitious goal to achieve a paperless Deutsche Telekom. To minimize our consumption, we implemented various measures in Germany in 2020:
The next step is to network more closely with our national companies, which can also already boast a number of successes: