Florian Knappe


Research Topics

  • Development and assessment of concepts and strategies for the circular economy with a focus on waste prevention, biomass waste and (mineral) construction waste
  • Development and implementation of strategies for the processing of waste into secondary raw materials and recycling products, and return of these products to the business cycle
  • Urban mining, landfill mining
  • Construction materials industry

Curriculum Vitae

  • Team manager Recycling Economy
  • Since 1987 Research associate at ifeu Heidelberg
  • Studies in geography at the Universities of Mannheim and Heidelberg
  • Since 2016 lectureship at the University Karlsruhe
  • Association for the Use of Secondary raw materials and Climate protection (ANS Arbeitskreis zur Nutzung von Sekundärrohstoffen und für Klimaschutz e.V.)
  • Association for the Processing of Construction materials and Recycling (ABW Aufbereitung von Baustoffen und Wiederverwertung e.V.)