Veronika Reinberg

Biologist and technician of natural materials

Veronika Reinberg studied biology at Vienna University and at the University of applied sciences Wiener Neustadt (location Tulln) biotechnology (specialisation technology of natural materials). In her second diploma thesis she dealt with biocascading sunflowers (EU-project HELICAS) as employee from alchemia-nova with the emphasis on cosmetical applications. Afterwards she was employed as scientific staff member at the University of applied sciences in Wieselburg, where she was entrusted with project management, in product development and teaching in the field of renewable materials. Even here the focus oft these projects were biocascading (e.g. the utilization of stones from stone-fruits of meadow orchards in the Mostviertel). She recently works a lot with the recovery of metals from plants and coordinates the project GRecoMet. Since 2012 she supports the team from alchemia-nova.