Networks - Regional

Umweltcluster Bayern - Bavaria's Environmental Network


"Central goal of Umweltcluster Bayern is to strengthen the Bavarian economy by supporting innovation activities and internationalization of the environmental sector."Fraunhofer IWKS identifies with this task and participates in the initiative supported by the Bavarian chambers of commerce (IHK) and the state ministry for the economy and media, energy and technology. Umweltcluster Bayern is among the largest and most active regional platforms for information exchange and innovation stimulus in the recycling and resources sectors.


The following focuses are currently being adressed by its partners

  • Waste Management & Recycling
  • Resource Efficiency & Material Flow Management
  • Water & Wastewater
  • Air pollution control
  • Alternative energy generation
  • Soil and water remediation