Water Concepts

Bundesverband der Deutschen Entsorgungs-, Wasser- und Rohstoffwirtschaft e.V. (BDE)

BDE is the german industry association for the recycling and resource economy. The The member companies of the BDE represent 75 percent of the private-sector sales in the sectors "wastewater disposal", "collection, treatment, disposal and recycling of waste" as well as "removal of environmental pollution and other disposal".

Technische Universität Darmstadt - Institute IWAR

The Technische Universität (TU) Darmstadt is one of Germany's leading technical universities. Institute IWAR is one of 13 Institutes at the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering at TU Darmstadt. The institute deals with the areas of environmental and water protection, water quality management, waste management and contaminated sites detection.

Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety, and Energy Technology (UMSICHT)

Fraunhofer UMSICHT is actively involved in shaping energy and raw materials management. As a pioneer for technical innovations within energy, processes, and products, it aims to drive forward sustainable management, environmentally-friendly technologies, and innovative behavior in order to improve the quality of life of people and promote the capacity for innovation within the local economy. The focus lies on achieving a balance between economically successful, socially just and environmentally compatible developments.

Universität Kassel - Center for Environmental Systems Research (CESR)

The University of Kassel was founded in 1971 as a reformed college and sees itself as a modern and young university. The Center for Environmental Systems Research is an interdisciplinary research institution of the University of Kassel. The Center’s research activities are being carried out in four Research Groups: "Global und Regional Dynamics - Water", "Global und Regional Dynamics - Land", "Socio-environmental Systems Analysis and Modelling" and "Sustainable Resource Futures".