Clusters and joint projects

Recovery of valuable metal fractions from waste streams (Metal recycling)

  • Dezincification

    Dezincification of steel scrap (033R021)

  • Extracting residues from mining waste

    Recovery of metals and mineral products from old Kupferschiefer mine dumps, Mansfeld district, Central Germany (033R011)

  • Lead metallurgy

    Better resource use and lower primary energy consumption in lead metallurgy (033R012)

  • Shredder sand

    Recycling fine-grained non-ferrous metal phases from shredder sand (033R001)

  • WAVE

    Analysing secondary raw materials using microwave-assisted laser emission spectroscopy (033R010)

  • Zero-waste metallurgy

    Auto thermal metal recovery from WEEE scrap using energy-optimized zero-waste metallurgy (033R003)

Improving energy and material efficiency in metal production (Metal production)

  • Concentrating phosphorus

    Optimized process control for resource-efficient production in the steel converting process (033R004)

  • Copper slags

    Avoiding metal losses in metallurgical slag based on the example of copper recovery (033R006)

  • EMELO

    Increasing the energy and material efficiency of steel production in electric arc furnaces by optimized heat management and continuous dynamic process control (033R022)

  • LODYNKON

    Optimized process control for resource-efficient crude steel production via the converter process (033R009)

  • REFORM

    Resource-efficient shaping processes for titanium and highly heat-resistant alloys (033R027)

  • Strip casting

    Resource efficiency with the belt casting technology for the production of HSD steels (033R007)

Catalytic processes in the chemical industry (Chemical industry)

  • Chlorine production

    Improving the efficiency of chlorine production (033R018)

  • ReAlSelOx

    Resource-efficient alkane selective oxidation using new crystalline solid phases (033R028)

Drying and sintering processes in the ceramic industry (Ceramic industry)

  • Dry control

    Development of a resource-efficient drying technology for ceramic products (033R020)

  • Low-temperature sintering

    Low-temperature sintering of crockery and technical porcelain on ultra-light, highly porous batts in wood gas-powered, quick-firing kilns (033R053)

Improving material efficiency using innovative construction materials (Innovative construction materials)

  • Building aggregates

    Increasing resource efficiency in the construction sector by developing innovative technologies to produce high-quality building aggregates from secondary raw materials based on heterogeneous construction and demolition waste (033R015)

  • Celitement

    Development of sustainable cement (033R054)

Closed-loop recycling in coating processes (Coating processes)

  • ENSIKOM

    Development, simulation and consistent implementation of more environmentally-friendly and cost-effective coating of complex plastic components (033R030)

  • Tin plate

    New, resource-conserving efficiency technology for closed-loop recycling of metals and process water in tin plate production (033R002)

Improving resource efficiency through innovative services

  • RESEFI

    Network and internet-based Web platform on resource efficiency as a learning and application tool (033R013)

Contact

Dr. Katrin Ostertag
Fraunhofer Institute for Systems
and Innovation Research ISI
Breslauer Strasse 48
76139 Karlsruhe
Phone: +49 721 6809-124


Anja Degenhardt
Projektträger Jülich Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
Zimmerstrasse 26-27
10969 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49 30 20199-406

Federal Ministry of Education and Research
Fona - Research for Sustainability
Project Management Jülich - Research Centre Jülich
Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research