Shanghai Collaborative Innovation Centre for WEEE Recycling (WEEE Center)
2017-05-15 10:56:07
WEEE Center is constructed by Shanghai Polytechnic University (SSPU) and funded by Shanghai Municipal Education Committee in 2012.  SSPU is one of pioneers which offers WEEE recycling as specialty to bachelor students since 2004, and qualified to enroll graduate students since 2011.  SCICWR  equipped with specialized instruments and equipment valued over ¥50 million Yuan that ensure hardware condition for R&D. So far,WEEE Centerhas established 5 institutes which are Institute of Policy and Regulation, Life Cycle Management, WEEE Recycling Technology, Process Equipment Design, and Green Design & Remanufacturing, respectively. Currently,WEEE Centerconsists of 16 full-time staffs, including 3 professors and 3 associate researchers, 70% of them have a doctorate degree. Besides, more than 20 distinguished domestic and abroad researchers are appointed as our Committee of Expert, including renowned Prof. Eric Forssberg who is the academician of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering, foreign academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering. Moreover,WEEE Centercollaborates closely with government policy-makingdepartments, industrial dismantlingplants, universities and research institutions around domestic and aboard like UNU StEP, TechProtect Gmbh, ATMI, GEM, Tsinghua University, Chinese Academy of Science.