Fraunhofer Project Group Materials Recycling and Resource Strategies

Fraunhofer Conference: "FUTURAS IN RES"

Svenja Schulze, Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, underlined today at the Fraunhofer conference „FUTURAS IN RES“ the importance of using natural resources that do not compete with food production. We could not agree more!

more info


Use, don`t use up

more info

Autumn School

more info

Project Group develops resource atlas

more info

Current projects

Current projects of the Fraunhofer Project Group IWKS

more info


more info



Exhibitions and Events

MatX 2018


Social Media

We're going social!


Current Project


More information about the project can be found here


Imagefilm of the Project Group

Latest Pressreleases


Workshop completed

During the workshop "New concepts and technologies for the circular economy" on July 11, 2018 in Alzenau, around 20 guests had the opportunity to look behind the scenes of the Fraunhofer Project Group IWKS and to exchange ideas in lectures and discussions.
Read more


20th Symposium "Progress in Plastics Technology" at the University of Osnabrück

Prof. Dr. Rudolf Stauber opened the conference with his lecture on new technologies and trends in lightweight.
Read more


Putting circular economy first – bioleaching as environmentally friendly recycling

According to the motto “Towards a Circular Economy“, the organization “Minerals En-gineering International“ (MEI) hosted the 5th International Symposium on Sustainable Minerals.
Read more


Lively discussion at the "Industry Night in the Untermain Region"

On June 26th, 2018, the Fraunhofer Project Group IWKS and the BVMW hosted the “Industry Night Sustainability in the Untermain Region“ in Alzenau.
Read more

Please send a press inquiry to

Brentanostraße 2a

63755 Alzenau


Phone +49 6023 32039-803

Fax +49 6023 32039-66-801