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.
GERRI network demands to strengthen metallurgic capacities in Europe
On February 26th, 2019 in Brussels, the German Resource Research Institute GERRI invited high-level representatives from politics, research and industry for a debate on Europe’s path towards a circular economy. During the roundtable organized by the network of resource research organizations in Germany, the experts looked at challenges but also discussed different solutions to establish a closed-loop life cycle for products in Europe.
On 19 February 2019 the first GERRI strategic workshop took place at the Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR) in Hannover. In three rounds, GERRI founding and associated partners discussed top topics, collaboration and strategic goals of the network. The results of this workshop are used to drive the network forward.