GERRI blends competences together in an interdisciplinary manner. This links the various interfaces along the value chain of mineral and metal-containing materials, enabling technically sound and sustainable operations.
As part of the program "r4 - Innovative Technologies for Resource Efficiency - Research for the Supply of Strategic Raw Materials", the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research is funding the development of technologies to secure supply of strategic resources. During a high-level conference end of January 2018 in Berlin project partners gathered to present and discuss their research results. More than 40 cooperative projects are involved in the research initiave where the German Resource Research Institute GERRI is one of them. For further information please access the R4-Webpage.