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News from the Institute branch Sulzbach-Rosenberg


Press release / 30.11.2021

Bayernoil and UMSICHT cooperate on sustainable fuels

Refinery wants to produce fuels from sewage sludge


Press release / 7.9.2021

Chemical recycling of plastics

Position paper and research programme on recycling technologies for plastics.


Update / 23.6.2021

Sustainable waste management for Tunisia

Ceremonial opening of the first sorting station



recycling for single-use facemasks

Fraunhofer, SABIC, and Procter & Gamble join forces in closed-loop recycling pilot project 

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Recycling Management


Renewable Energy

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