The environmental laboratory

Research and teaching

  • Environmental and waste technology (often material with high pollution levels)
  • Controlled experiments on different scales (from mg to tons)
  • Research in collaboration with companies and other research internally and externally

In lab and field

Waste Technology is an experimental substance whose research is largely done through experiments in lab and field. The existing environmental laboratory with its field farm offers the opportunity to conduct experiments in the scale of a few milligrams tested materials to a few thousand kg.

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Published: 14 February 2014

Updated: 2 February 2017


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