Fraunhofer UMSICHT, Institute Branch Sulzbach-Rosenberg

Website (description of the organisation): 
Type of organization: 
Research centre
Number of researchers employed: 
26 - 50
Main areas of R&D expertise: 
Supporting multi-functionality / multifunctional use of waste/resources, Supporting recyclability, Innovative materials and component recycling, Treatment of electrical and electronic waste, Waste management plans and concepts ( Metal, Composite (Combined) materials )
R&D reference projects: 
Name of the projectProject durationKeywords related to Circular EconomyOther keywordsRole in the project
gagendta+ - Modular process chain for a decentralized recovery of technology metals
2015 - 2018
Lead partner
Environmentally sound utilisation of alternative input materials in waste incineration plants
2014 - 2015
thermal utilization
Analysis of the potential for the recovery of recyclables from mixed commercial waste streams in the Würzburg area
2016 - 2017
Legal framework, Commercial Waste Ordinance, Sorting
Lead partner
Recycling potential of technology metals and other critical raw materials as a central pillar of raw material supply
2015 - 2015
Thermal sprayed and solvothermal compacted protective layers for waste incineration plants and biomass power plants
2013 - 2016
Fraunhofer UMSICHT, Institute Branch Sulzbach-Rosenberg
92237 Sulzbach-Rosenberg
49° 29' 7.7172" N, 11° 45' 36.0396" E