Shanghai Collaborative Innovation Centre for WEEE Recycling (WEEE Center)
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.
Shanghai Polytechnic University (SSPU)
SSPU was founded in 1960, located in Jinqiao Education Area of Pudong New District, Shanghai. Which has 11 colleges that covered 5 subjects including Engineering, Economics, Management, Literature and Science. So far, there are more than 600 faculties among those 60 professor, 230 associate professor and over 12,000 enrolled students. SSPU has set up a batch of research institutes, including energy conservation, optical mechanical and electronic, WEEE recycling, which had undertaken dozens of National Research Projects. With the convention on cultivating knowledge-based outstanding engineers and technicians as well as aiming at the industrial standards. Moreover, SSPU persists in the approachof University-Industry cooperation, international cooperation so that pursuing wholehearted the very highest academic and moral standards with the purpose of assisting both students and SSPU to grow.