Dr. Winfried Bulach
Dr. Winfried Bulach
Dr. Winfried Bulach

Dr. Winfried Bulach

Senior Researcher
Resources & Transport

Special Expertise

  • Resource efficiency
  • Waste management
  • Life-cycle assessment
  • Eco-efficiency assessment
  • Material flow accounting and analysis
  • Bioenergy
  • Chemistry, especially polymer chemistry

Key Projects

  • Germany 2049 – On the way to a sustainable resource economy
    In-house project of Oeko-Institut
  • Recycling of electric vehicles 2020 – Key component power electronics
    funded by: Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, Berlin
  • Substitution as a strategy for reducing the criticality of raw materials for environmental technologies – Determination of potentials for second-best solutions (SubSKrit)
    funded by: Federal Environment Agency, Dessau

Professional Training and Career

  • since 2015: Researcher at Oeko-Institut, Resource & Transport Division
  • 2015: Researcher at Technische Universität Darmstadt, Material Flow Management and Resource Economy Department
  • 2015: Doctorate (Dr.-Ing.) from Technische Universität Darmstadt, thesis title ”Material Flow Management of Organic Waste from Households“
  • 2011-2015: Researcher at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute for Technology Assessment and Systems Analysis
  • 2008-2010: Researcher at German Polymer Institut (DKI), Darmstadt
  • 2002-2008: Graduate degree in chemistry (Dipl.-Ing.) from Technische Universität Darmstadt

Language Skills

  • English