Our scientists carry out research and development work within the key competences areas chemical processes, polymer engineering, energy and drive systems and explosives technology, safety and security.
Toxic PFAS are endangering our water. Now there are plans to ban them in Europe. This presents the industrial sector with major problems because these “forever chemicals” are essential to many products and processes.
Making heavy things lighter saves energy, conserves resources, promotes sustainability while improving the function and safety of products at the same time. Fraunhofer is developing a variety of innovative approaches.