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Preventing climate change with the help of circular economy

Preventing climate change with the help of circular economy

The circular economy can have a decisive impact on Germany achieving its climate, resource conservation and sustainability targets. The Circular Economy Initiative Deutschland has now published recommendations for policy makers, the private sector and researchers. Prof. Magnus Fröhling of the TUM Campus Straubing for Biotechnology and Sustainability is part of this initiative. In this interview he explains how a circular economy can get underway.

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TUM São Paulo: First TUM Global Dialogue on Bioeconomy in Latin America

TUM São Paulo: First TUM Global Dialogue on Bioeconomy in Latin America

The TUM Liaison Office São Paulo brought the year 2020 to a close with a successful event on the hot topic of bioeconomy in Latin America. Together with professors from TUM and its partners from Colombia and Brazil, the online event brought around 100 participants closer to the topic and built bridges to local value chains and TUM projects in Latin America.

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Developing sustainable solutions

Developing sustainable solutions

The book provides an up-to-date overview of the challenges faced in the assessment of this field, the current state of research and practice as well as possible future developments.

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Green founders can crisis

Green founders can crisis

Green founders face mega-challenges of our society with their business ideas: climate change and resource turnaround. With the Corona Pandemic, a challenge is being added that no one has chosen to face. However, those who want to contribute to more sustainability with their start-up have already decided against the path of least resistance before Corona. The “PlanB – Biobased.Business.Bavaria” start-up competition is now being launched for these start-ups.

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TUMCS plans close cooperation with Imperial College London

TUMCS plans close cooperation with Imperial College London

Recently, Dr. Marco Aurisicchio, Reader at the Dyson School of Design Engineering at Imperial College London (ICL), visited the Chair of Circular Economy and its head Prof. Dr. Magnus Fröhling at the Straubing Campus of the Technical University Munich (TUM). The reason for the meeting was a planned cooperation between Imperial College and TUM in the field of Circular Economy.

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TUM Brussels: EuroTech scientists launch cooperation in the area of circular economy

TUM Brussels: EuroTech scientists launch cooperation in the area of circular economy

The joint Brussels Office of the EuroTech Universities Alliance regularly facilitates the establishment of competitive consortia for funding instruments within the European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (Horizon 2020). On November 15, a successful workshop on EU funding possibilities and joint activities in the area of Circular Economy took place, engaging multiple EuroTech partners.

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School camp at TUM Campus Straubing

School camp at TUM Campus Straubing

As part of the school camp “Technology meets Environment” organized by the Bildungswerk der Bayerischen Wirtschaft, a group of 14 pupils arrived at the TUM Campus Straubing on 28th October 2019. They came from all over Bavaria to learn more about sustainability in the field of technology and possible study options here in Straubing. After a guided tour of the campus, which revealed many interesting facts about the development of the location, the study coordinator Dr. Höldrich presented the various study courses in Straubing. This part of the visit was rounded off by a Q&A session with representatives of the student council on topics related to student life in Straubing.

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Contact

Professorship Circular Economy

Am Essigberg 3
D-94315 Straubing

Head

Prof. Dr. Magnus Fröhling

Phone: +49 (0) 9421 187-190
Mail: magnus.froehling@tum.de

Office

Christina Neundlinger

Tel.: +49 (0) 9421 187-191
Mail: c.neundlinger@tum.de



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