Technology Offers


Research findings and know-how at the UFZ are often the basis of innovative products and technologies in the fields of:

  • Sustainable biotechnology,
  • Technological solutions for the remediation of groundwater and wastewater,
  • Environmental engineering, e.g. sensor technology, information systems and monitoring.

Researchers at the UFZ and different types of stakeholders benefit from our competence and the services we offer.

Please contact the Department of Knowledge and Technology Transfer for further information and contact details at the UFZ.


Exemplary concept & solution: Canteen & Catering UFZ (600-700 lunch meals daily)
Citric acid from waste frying oil
Non-sterile bioproduction of organic acids using the yeast Yarrowia lipolytica
Waste to value / Foto: A. Künzelmann, UFZ
Nature-Based Solutions – sustainable production of materials and energy
New pathways towards a decentralised and integrated use of renewable resources and wastes
Grafic Capraferm® process
The Capraferm® process
From biogas plant to biorefinery – combined production of medium chain fatty acids and biogas
Upgrade kit for bioreactors / Photo: A. Künzelmann, UFZ
Upgrade kit for bioreactors (bio-electrosynthesis)
Upgrade kit to enhance conventional bioreactors/fermentors with laboratory reactor systems for conducting comparable and scalable experiments on microbial electrosynthesis for different bioreactor platforms