Fraunhofer IGB, Institutsteil Straubing


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    • Products/services:
    • The Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB, project group BioCat, offers R&D solutions in the fields of chemistry, environment and energy. We combine high quality science and professional knowledge about our competences Molecular Biotechnology, Bio- and Chemo-Catalysis - always with profitability and sustainability in mind. We offer solutions from market analysis through research & development till the finished product.

    • Core competencies:
    • The Project Group BioCat is engaged in the development of catalytic processes for the utilisation of naturally synthesized materials in combination with the design of (bio)catalysts for a sustainable supply of the chemical industry with raw materials based on renewable resources. Therefore, chemical and biological catalysis is used in the processes for the utilisation of biomass like lignin, terpenes, and fats, among others.

    • Language skills:
    • English
    • Key Tech / section:
      • Biotechnology
      • Chemical Industry
      • New Materials
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    • Contact person:
    • Dr. Tobias Gärtner (Mr.)
      - Research & development

      Prof. Dr. Volker Sieber (Mr.)
      - Management
      - Research & development