Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Umwelt und Verbraucherschutz (StMUV)
(Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Consumer Protection)
Rosenkavalierplatz 2,
D-81925 München
Phone: +49 89 9214 - 00
Fax: +49 89 9214-2266
VAT identification number according to § 27 a sales tax law: DE 811 335 517

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Online Communication
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Phone: +49 89 9214-3543
Fax: +49 89 9214-2249

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Press Spokesman: Dr. Thomas Marzahn
Phone: +49 89 9214-2204
Fax: +49 89 9214-2155

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D-82110 Germering
Phone: +49 89 89427047
Fax: +49 89 89427048


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