Project for the improved valorization and integrated recovery of trace metals in Waste Electronic and Electric Equipment (WEEE)

Information and publication

Scientific papers

Maximilian Ueberschaar, Daniel D. Jalalpoor, Nathalie Korf, Vera Susanne Rotter:
Potentials and Barriers for Tantalum Recovery from Waste Electric and Electronic Equipment,
Journal of Industrial ecology, Volume 21, Issue 3, June 2017, Pages 700–714 DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12577.

Maximilian Ueberschaar, Julia Geiping, Malte Zamzow, Sabine Flamme, Vera Susanne Rotter:
Assessment of element-specific recycling efficiency in WEEE pre-processing,
Resources, Conservation and Recycling, Volume 124, 2017, Pages 25-41, ISSN 0921-3449,

Maximilian Ueberschaar, Sarah Julie Otto, Vera Susanne Rotter:
Challenges for critical raw material recovery from WEEE – The case study of gallium,
Waste Management, Volume 60, 2017, Pages 534-545, ISSN 0956-053X,

M. Ueberschaar, M. Schlummer, D. Jalalpoor, N. Kaup, V. Rotter:
Potential and Recycling Strategies for LCD Panels from WEEE,
Recycling 2, 7 (2017). doi:10.3390/recycling2010007.

P. Sommer, V.S. Rotter, M. Ueberschaar:
Battery related cobalt and REE flows in WEEE treatment,
Waste Management, Volume 45, 2015, Pages 298-305, ISSN 0956-053X,

M. Ueberschaar, V. S. Rotter (2015):
Enabling the recycling of rare earth elements through product design and trend analyses of hard disk drives,
Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management, April 2015, Volume 17, Issue 2, pp 266-281, doi 10.1007/s10163-014-0347-6.


M. Ueberschaar (2017):
Improving resources efficiency of critical raw materials in WEEE - Assessement of potentials and recycling strategies,
Proceedings of the 7th science congress Abfall- und Ressourcenwirtschaft, March 2017, Aachen, Germany, ISBN 978-3-903122-78-9.

M. Marwede, P. Chancerel, M. Ueberschaar, V.S. Rotter, N.F. Nissen, K.-D. Lang (2016):
Design for recycling of critical materials embedded in electronics products – technology and policy recommendations,
Proceedings of International Congress Electronics Goes Green 2016+, ISBN 978-3-00-053763-9, Electronics Goes Green 2016+, Berlin, Germany, 7-9 September 2016, Germany.

V. S. Rotter, S. J. Otto, M. Ueberschaar, P. Chancerel, S. Flamme (2016):
Resultate aus dem Projekt UPgrade – Beispiel Gallium,
Proceedings Recycling und Rohstoffe, Volume 9, S. 141-162, TK Verlag, Neuruppin, 2016, Germany.

M. Ueberschaar, V. S. Rotter (2015):
Resource efficency by means of alloy determination on the example or rare earth elements,
Proceedings of the 5th science congress Abfall- und Ressourcenwirtschaft, March 2015, Innsbruck, Austria, ISBN 978-3-902936-66-0.

M. Ueberschaar, R. Götze, V. S. Rotter (2013):
Differing methods and results for experimental analysis of critical metals in WEEE: Reflection on LCD & hard disc drive studies,
Proceedings of the 3th science congress Abfall- und Ressourcenwirtschaft, March 2013, Stuttgart, Germany, ISBN 978-3-9815546-0-1.


Perrine Chancerel and Vera Susanne Rotter (2012):
Closing Material Loops in the Extended Value Chain.
Vortrag Electronic goes Green 2012. In English.

Sabine Flamme and Vera Susanne Rotter (2013):
Recycling of highly functional and strategically important metals from WEEE - current status and future perspectives.
Vortrag IERC 2013 12th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC. In English.

Vera Susanne Rotter (2012):
Green IT - Herausforderungen und Ansätze zur Verbesserung der Wertschöpfung am Ende des Lebenszyklus.
Vortrag auf der BITKOM UBA Jahrestagung 2012. In German.