David Laner
University of Kassel, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Kassel, Germany
Member ID 2223
Member since Sep 15, 2020
Status Active


I am a professor for waste and resource management at the University of Kassel. In my research I analyse waste and resource systems from a systems perspective to develop engineering and management solutions, which result in low environmental impacts and high resource efficiency.

Research Interests

Topics: Anthropogenic resource use; Evaluation and design of solid waste management; Plastic waste and recycling; Resource efficiency assessment; Urban mining; Landfill mininig.
Methods: Material Flow Analysis; Life Cycle Assessment; Uncertainty and Sensitivtity Analysis; Scenario Analysis; Waste characterization.

Website contributions from this member

09 Feb 2022 PhD position: Plastic material cycles in buildings and infrastracture