ifu Hamburg

ifu Institut für Umweltinformatik Hamburg GmbH (ifu Institute for Environmental Informatics Hamburg Ltd; short: ifu) was founded in 1992 and employs currently 35 experts from different academic backgrounds. It’s main business area is the development of the software tool Umberto® for material flow analysis (MFA), process optimization, and life cycle assessment (LCA). Another important business unit is training and consultancy for the implementation of MFA and LCA projects. ifu has also been an active partner in several national and international research projects.
ifu will be responsible for the dissemination activities in the project. ifu’s contribution will be the development of training materials and courses for practitioners in industry and will lead WP4. ifu will take care that the training concept meets the practitioners at their specific needs for understanding. Thereby the scientific requirements of accurate LCA methodology and a feasible application of these requirements by practitioners will put into balance and transferred to an easy to use training concept.

For further information please visit www.ifu.com
Contact person: Mieke Klein