Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology
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As a result of affiliation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB in Stuttgart institute-internal networks for the areas biotechnology and molecular biotechnology can be used.
With the location in Straubing, BioCat is ideally linked up with the Kompetenzzentrum für nachwachsende Rohstoffe (Center of Excellence for Renewable Resources), which unites the Wissenschaftszentrum Straubing (Straubing Center of Science), the Technologie- und Förderzentrum, TFZ (Technology and Support Center) and the Centrales Agrar-Rohstoff-Marketing- und Entwicklungsnetzwerk e. V. C.A.R.M.E.N. (Central Agricultural Resource Marketing and Development Network). In particular, the Straubing Center of Science with the Chairs of Raw Material and Energy Technology and Chemistry of Biogenic Resources of the TU München, and with the fields of Marketing and Management of Renewable Resources, the Economy of Renewable Resources and Inorganic and Organic Chemistry (FHWT), has at its disposal outstanding specialists for comprehensive co-operation on the subject of renewable resources – from catalyst, process and product development to profitability analysis and environmental life cycle assessment.