INI 2021 – complete documentation now available

INI 2021 – complete documentation now available

  Though reactive nitrogen compounds are a key resource for food production, losses of reactive nitrogen to all environmental media (e.g. from fertilizers, farmyard manure, landfills among others) lead to numerous effects on the environment, human health, climate...
Waste management in Cape Coast (Ghana)

Waste management in Cape Coast (Ghana)

The City of Cape Coast is among the pilot municpalities engaged in UN Habitat’s Waste Wise Cities programme. N³ is accompanying this process at the request of Cape Coasts twin city, Bundesstadt Bonn. N³ is supported by Dr. Kwaku Koduro-Appiah, an environmental...
How to avoid plastics entering in soils?

How to avoid plastics entering in soils?

Plastics is not only a problem for our oceans caused by lack of suitable waste management on other continents. Even in Europe, plastic waste is entering the environment. How to avoid plastic entering soils? One important source of input is compost from polluted...
ReziProK: Forschungsprojekte zum Schutz von Ressourcen

ReziProK: Forschungsprojekte zum Schutz von Ressourcen

Gemeinsam mit der DECHEMA betreut N³ Im Rahmen der BMBF-Förderung für Nachhaltigkeit (FONA) 25 Verbundforschungsvorhaben. Der Titel – „Ressourceneffiziente Kreislaufwirtschaft – Innovative Produktkreisläufe (ReziProK)“ – verrät schon um was es geht:...
Circular economy and toxic-free environment: a tricky relationship

Circular economy and toxic-free environment: a tricky relationship

Circular economy and toxic-free environment ar two major policy goals, which cannot be reached in combination. We present a study with a holistic view on mass flows of materials from production to waste. The „circular economy“ concept aims at maximizing re-use or...