Kunststoff-Zentrum in Leipzig

Your development partner in plastics technology

The Kunststoff-Zentrum in Leipzig gGmbH (KUZ) sees itself as a modern research institute that acts sustainably with a view to the future. With our know-how and diverse expertise, we conduct targeted trend and innovation research to serve current industry requirements. Our research focuses on lightweight construction, functionalization, miniaturization as well as technology and innovation research for plastics technology solutions. The focus is on optimizing processes and products in terms of their resource and energy efficiency, which are important for long-term sustainable research. Research activities in the field of plastics industry 4.0, artificial intelligence and applied digitalization have recently been added. The KUZ is active in various networks and research associations in order to promote and exploit the synergy potential of nationwide professional networking.

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KUZ News und aktuelle Informationen

06. July 2022

Training obligation under REACH for diisocyanates

To ensure that workers throughout the EU can continue to handle diisocyanates safely, new training requirements will be mandatory under the European REACH Regulation

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Fördergemeinschaft - Gesellschafter des KUZ

Die Fördergemeinschaft für das Kunststoff-Zentrum in Leipzig e. V. wurde 1991 gegründet und ist der alleinige Gesellschafter der Kunststoff-Zentrum in Leipzig gGmbH. Zweck der Fördergemeinschaft ist die Förderung von Wissenschaft und Forschung des KUZ als gemeinnütziges Institut der Kunststofftechnik.