MUL is a ”global center of excellence“ in our core disciplines:

  •  mineral resources production and processing  
  •  metallurgy
  •  high-performance materials
  •  process and product engineering
  •  environmental technology and recycling,

which are complemented by the following fields of research:

  •  energy technology and resource management
  •  safety engineering and risk management
  •  mathematics, natural sciences and engineering, and economics.

These unique research fields and key competences benefit from the interdisciplinary environment of the university and close collaboration between departments and institutes. Montanuniversität Leoben considers its central future aims to establish sustainability in its value-added cycle, from raw materials to the finished product, on to the disposal of the product and its recycling and reuse as secondary raw material.

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Background The 2nd MIREU SLO Workshop with the theme ‘SLO and Regional Development Perspectives’ took place in Leoben, Austria on 24-25 October 2018. This workshop was the second in a series of stakeholder workshops organised in the MIREU project. The main objective of this workshop was to explore the linkages between social license to operate (...

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant Agreement No. 776811 — H2020-SC5-2017.