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Dr. Holger Berg (Wuppertal Institute), Dr. Persefoni Hilken and Dr. Berit Stange (covestro)
Circular economy seeks sustainable solutions for product and material use. Its overall goal is resource protection and efficiency for sustainable development. Dr. Holger Berg introduces the topic of circular economy by explaining its theoretical foundations. What does a circular economy model put into practice look like? Dr. Persefoni Hilken and Dr. Berit Strange will be sharing their company´s view on circular economy and present a breakthrough innovation implementing circular economy principles in the industry. With their new CO2 based product, which can be used for example for mattresses, sports floor binders and elastic textile fiber, they present an innovative technology that turns an abundant greenhouse gas into a valuable raw material.
From October 10 to November 21, 2019 (5 lectures), the second bonnallianceICB lecture series "Benefits from Sustainability?!" takes place in cooperation with the International Centre for Sustainable Development (IZNE) of the Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, University of Applied Sciences (H-BRS).