04. September 2023
In focus: sustainability in plastics processing
The symposium "In Focus: Sustainability", on November 7/8, 2023, is dedicated to the potential of efficient technologies and processes for sustainable plastics processing. From the material to the finished product, potential savings will be highlighted, which can and should be used in an ecologically and economically profitable way. The organizer is the Kunststoff-Zentrum in Leipzig (KUZ).Learn more
21. August 2023
Future topics at the Fakuma trade show booth
Four main exhibits provide an insight into the focus topics of miniaturization, digitalization/KI, electrical testing and the circular economy.Learn more
19. June 2023
Junior Engineer Academy – Research as a favorite subject
STEM-enthusiastic young people from Leipzig schools are on a discovery tour at the KUZ as part of the Junior Engineer Academy.Learn more
The support association for the Kunststoff-Zentrum in Leipzig e. V. was founded in 1991 and is the sole shareholder of Kunststoff-Zentrum in Leipzig gGmbH. The purpose of the support association is to promote science and research at the KUZ as a non-profit institute of plastics technology.
09.10. - 13.10.2023
DVS 2281: Course welding PG I
17.10. - 18.10.2023
Ultrasound - plastic welding
Welding by means of ultrasound is a fast and reliable variant for joining plastic components. In this course, we provide you with the necessary knowledge from the basics to practical application. To deepen your knowledge, we will demonstrate the processes in the practical part. For more information on the agenda, how to get there, parking facilities and an insight into the script, please see our download box at the top right.
Plastics science for career changers
You do not have a plastics-oriented education? We will provide you with knowledge about plastics, their characteristic values and common additives. Furthermore, you will receive an overview of plastics processing. Demonstrations on important test methods will deepen your knowledge. For more information on the agenda, how to get there, parking facilities and an insight into the script, please see our download box at the top right.