Polymer Competence Center Leoben GmbH (PCCL)
The PCCL is Austria’s leading centre for cooperative research in the field of plastics technology. In cooperation with companies in the plastics business and universities, around 100 highly qualified employees work on innovative R&D projects for a broad spectrum of applications. The main focus of activity is, on the one hand, on the analysis of working life performance and the age characterisation of polymeric materials and components; and on the other on the evaluation and qualification of new materials for the encapsulation of PV modules.
At a glance
- Corporate USP in the PV segment: Link-up of polymer sciences with solar technologies
- Notable successes: Over 100 relevant publications on the issue of plastics in photovoltaics
- Headquarters: Leoben
- Employees: > 100