BIOPLASTICS CONFERENCE

BIOPLASTICS CONFERENCE 12.10.2020 – invited experts spoke about the respective bioplastics At the start of the project, invited experts, entrepreneurs and scientists presented the different bioplastics with which we intended to work on during the semester. Subsequent to this online conference, the students chose a bioplastic for which they were to develop circulating applications. Protein […]

CIRCULARITY CONFERENCE

CIRCULARITY CONFERENCE 20.10.2020 – invited experts spoke about circularity possibilities and hurdles During a one-day digital conference we discussed the complex aspects of circulating materials, especially bioplastics, with invited experts from different fields: Manuel Bickel, Wuppertal InstituteManuel Bickel from the sustainable consumption and production division highlighted the complexity of the sustainability assessment of plastics. For […]

TALKS & ESSAYS ON CIRCULARITY ASPECTS

TALKS & ESSAYS ON CIRCULARITY ASPECTS Which material cycling strategies / models are there? How do they differ? What does mechanical recycling of plastics mean? > Principles, comparisons, advantages and disadvantages, research and the future What does chemical recycling of plastics mean? > Principles, comparisons, advantages and disadvantages, research and the future What are the […]

IDEATION WORKSHOP

IDEATION WORKSHOP 28.10.2020 – the master students carried out an ideation workshop During the third week of the semester, the master students prepared an ideation workshop for the project. The basic goal of the workshop was to develop a variety of ideas for concrete products with concrete cycles for the different bioplastics together with all […]

INTRODUCTION WORKSHOP

INTRODUCTION WORKSHOP in cyber space Due to the Corona pandemic it was impossible to teach the project at school. Therefore we prepared a short introduction workshop using tools such as miro boards. supported by: Prof. Mareike GastKarl SchikoraFabian Hütter project: roto link year: 2020/21

DIY KIT

DIY KIT for at home use Due to the Corona pandemic it was impossible to teach the project at school. Therefore we prepared a DIY Kit as well as a tutorial to be able to try out and design with rotational moulding at home. supported by: Prof. Mareike GastKarl SchikoraFabian Hütter project: roto link year: […]

ROTATION MOULDING TUTORIAL

ROTATION MOULDING TUTORIAL for at home use Due to the Corona pandemic it was impossible to teach the project at school. Therefore we prepared a DIY Kit as well as a tutorial to be able to try out and design with rotational moulding at home. supported by: Prof. Mareike GastKarl SchikoraFabian Hütter project: roto link […]

WORKSHOP ON CIRCULARITY

WORKSHOP ON CIRCULARITY with Manuel Bickel from Wuppertal Institute In a one-day-workshop Manuel Bickel gave us a great insight into his research on circular economy and circular design – especially concerning bioplastics. He pointed out the effects of our anthropogenic resource consumption and explained to great detail the potentials and restrictions of circular material flows. […]

WORKSHOP ON SUFFICIENCY

WORKSHOP ON SUFFICIENCY with Dr. Lioudmila Chatalova from Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) In a one-day-workshop Lioudmila Chatalova gave us a great insight into her research on sufficiency. She not only explained different ideas and principles and their reflection in the past and present but also gave a very illustrative impression […]