Fraunhofer UMSICHT Institute Branch Sulzbach-Rosenberg

Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety, and Energy Technology UMSICHT

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News from the Institute branch Sulzbach-Rosenberg



Construction of the pilot biorefinery completed

Update Phy2Climate



Sustainable and climate-neutral: Transforming waste into hydrogen


Press release / 10.10.2022

Fraunhofer UMSICHT completes project to improve Tunisian waste management


Press release / 5.10.2022

Fraunhofer demonstrates process for producing climate-neutral fuels from sewage sludge

Project »To-Syn-Fuel«

Event information


Face-to-face event / 8.9.2023

Fraunhofer CCPE Summit »Circular Plastics – Get into the loop«

Our departments


Recycling Management


Renewable Energy

Current research projects


A waste management plan for the Emirate of Kuwait

Inventory, data collection and roadmap are the key points of the project.



Conversion of sewage sludge into fuel and hydrogen


Recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment in Ghana

Project EAG2-Rec: An innovative technology for downstream processing of WEEE in Ghana



From Farm to Market: Converting Animal Manure into Fertilising Products.

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Department Renewable Energy

Department Recycling Management


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