Thomas Staudt is founder and creative head of SRE GmbH with nearly 25 years of experience and an excellent network in the waste management business. Today, he advises operators of waste preparation plants with a trained eye for what is necessary, feasible and economically reasonable.


  • Bundesverband Sekundärrohstoffe und Entsorgung e.V. (bvse, Bonn)
  • Board of Experts Recycling of Tires and Rubber in bvse
  • Deputy Chairman of the NRW State Association at the bvse


  • Conception and consulting of waste treatment plants
  • Approval management according to BImSchG
  •  Trade with secondary raw materials, purchase of machinery and equipment
  • RDF consultant for the waste management and cement industry
  • Conception and coordination of technical plant concepts for RDF treatment
  • Plant management of alternative fuel processing
  • Quality management for the production and use of alternative fuels
  • Establishment of quality monitoring systems to achieve a high RDF quality for cement plants
  • Introduction of quality management systems at customers
  • Plant manager of a state-of-the-art post- consumer waste sorting plant
  • Technical and organisational support of waste sorting systems
  • Conducting training courses on fire prevention, waste law and plastics recycling
  • Diploma thesis in the field of thermoplastics and rubber recycling at the Research Institute for Plastics and Recycling (FKuR, Willich)
  • Study of mechanical engineering with specialisation in the field of plastic processing machines (Hochschule Niederrhein)