Cluster Management Excellence

Environment/ Sustainability

The Kunststoff-Institut offers a comprehensive value proposition in the field of environment and sustainability that covers the entire value chain of plastic products. The offer includes solution approaches starting from product design to energy-efficient manufacturing processes and recycling. Based on our expertise and the interdisciplinary cooperation of all our technology areas, we can develop individual, company-specific solutions and support you in identifying and implementing your existing and future sustainability goals.

We support you in the implementation of your questions in the areas of:

Sustainable materials

  • Material selection
  • Material development
  • Biomaterials
  • Paper injection moulding

CO2 neutral production

  • Carbon footprint
  • Energy optimisation


  • Sustainable design
  • Design suitable for plastics
  • Life Cycle Assessment
  • Material cycles


  • In-house implementation
  • Material qualification
  • Standards


M.Sc. Hanna Steffen Environmental scout
+49 2351 1064-814

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