“reusecity” is an urban recycling network alternative for local recycling and for the direct re-use of materials. The project works together with trade fairs, event locations, events and other sources of materials in Berlin for a local and social reuse of materials.
Plattenvereinigung is a research and educational project for testing sustainable behaviors and cultural forms bringing together actors from science, education, industry, trade and art to develop a universal culture of sustainability.
Research was conducted as part of the Zukunft Bau initiative to examine the suitability of polyurethane elastomers as weather protection for wooden components. The project examined a number of different areas within the topic of hybrid wood constructions with polyurethane.
Within the project "EnEff Campus - Efficiency Technologies at the Science City Campus," funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research’s EnEff Stadt research initiative, the possibilities of an energetic facade refurbishment for existing buildings on the Adlershof Science City campus in Berlin were investigated.
As part of the project “Development of capillary tube-based concrete solid absorbers with dual use for environmental energy utilization” funded by the German Federal Environmental Foundation (DBU), research was conducted to investigate the hazard potential of garage walls due to algae infestation resulting from the local cooling of building components caused by the absorber function.
The aim of the project was to develop a conceptual process to enable Berlin to record and analyze CO2 emissions for the entire city and to present these data in a user-friendly, regularly updated form.