4 facts about sustainability when biking

In 2022, around 9.8 million e-bikes were sold in Germany.

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Fact 1: Mineral resources

Forest soil stores over 100 tonnes of carbon per hectare, making forest soil the largest carbon reserve in Switzerland.

Fact 2: Insect hotel

A single oak tree can be home to up to 100 different species of insects – many of them in fairly numerous companions.

Fact 3: Believe the Hype

In 2022, around 9.8 million e-bikes were sold in Germany.

Fact 4: Economy drivers

Those who travel by bike save up to 300 kg of CO per 5 km compared to other road users2emissions.


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