Fraunhofer Project Group Materials Recycling and Resource Strategies


Comprehensive and customer-specific consulting with selection or development of analysis methods suitable for your questions and material systems.

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Autumn School for Professionals

Do you know what kind of raw materials you are using in your company? And would you like to know how to implement a sustainable management of these materials? Register now for the industry workshop in Delft and find out!

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Current projects

Current projects of the Fraunhofer Project Group IWKS

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Forum on Materials of the Future / 25.8.2018

Sustainable Building

On August 25 the forum "Haus Hoch Zwei - Resources, technology, planning" will take place in Hanau with the focus on innovative building materials with a view to insulation properties, resource and economic efficiency.



Symposium "Progress in plastics technology"

Prof. Dr. Rudolf Stauber presented new technologies and...


Events / 28.6.2018


Also this year the Fraunhofer project group was represented at the MatX in Nuremberg.



Industrial Night Sustainability on the Lower Main

Around 50 guests from companies and organisations in the Lower Main region took the opportunity to discuss the topic...

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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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