Legal notice

DBFZ Deutsches Biomasseforschungszentrum gemeinnützige GmbH
Torgauer Str. 116 
D - 04347 Leipzig 
Phone: +49 (0)341 2434-112 

E-Mail: info(at)

Responsible contact website:
Paul Trainer
Phone: +49 (0)341 2434-437

Responsibel contact for data protection:
Mandy Köhler
Phone: +49 (0)341 2434-117

The DBFZ is a company of the Federal Republic of Germany and is represented by the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture.


The company is represented in joint management by:

Prof. Dr. mont. Michael Nelles (scient.); Dr. Christoph Krukenkamp (admin.)

Chairman of the Supervisory Board:

Olaf Schäfer

Register court:

Amtsgericht Leipzig HRB 23991


DE 259357620

EU Transparency Register:


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The DBFZ as content provider pursuant to § 7 paragraph 1 of the German Telemedia Act (TMG) is responsible for its own content that it provides for use in accordance with general legislation. This content does not include cross-references ("links ") to contents of other providers. Through these links, the DBFZ provides "external content" for use but is not responsible for its contents.

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