University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz - Institute for process development, turf and natural product research (iTN)

The University of Applied Science Zittau/Görlitz has got the central fields of competence "Energy and the Environment" and "Tranformation in Industry and Society". The iTN conducts research and development in the fields peat and natural product analysis, peat processing, natural product utilization, landfill technology, soil substrate and technology research.

Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM)

On behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), BAM is responsible for testing, research and consulting for the protection of humans and the environment in the fields of energy, infrastructure, environment, materials and analytical sciences. With the help of expert reports, certified reference materials and interlaboratory tests, BAM checks safety and quality standards. In addition, BAM is responsible for the admission of substances, technical products and plants.