ifeu conducts research and provides a worldwide consultancy service in relation to all major environmental and sustainability issues. With more than 40 years of experience, ifeu is one of the most important ecological research institutes in Germany. Our work is characterised by experience and independence combined with a practical and target-based approach. ifeu currently employs 80 staff with a background in natural sciences, engineering and social sciences at its sites in Heidelberg and Berlin.




Nils Rettenmaier

Dr. Guido Reinhardt

Dr. Heiko Keller



Im Weiher 10

69121 Heidelberg



Phone: +496221476724


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Role in Sinfonia

Environmental life cycle assessment and integrated sustainability assessment of the value chains for bio-based fluoropolymer production under various technological assumptions.

Key people involved and expertise

Nils Rettenmaier (male). IFEU’s Senior project manager; expert in life cycle assessments (LCA), biomass resource assessments and sustainability criteria, experienced WP leader and member of standardization committees.