ifu Hamburg | Institute for Environmental IT
“We enable sustainable production. That is our passion!”
Welcome to ifu Hamburg – Institute for Environmental IT. We have the vision to enable sustainable production for every company. Therefore, since 1992, we have been advising those companies that want to optimize their products and processes through environmental protection and resource savings and developing innovative software for this purpose.
The vision has contributed to ifu Hamburg being one of the world's leading companies in the field of software for material and energy flow analyses.
ifu Hamburg - part of iPoint
Since 01 December 2017, ifu Hamburg has been part of iPoint. iPoint-systems is the global market leader for compliance solutions and has received the "Innovator of the Year" award several times. As a subsidiary of iPoint-systems GmbH, we work passionately to merge the topics of compliance, life cycle assessments and Industry 4.0.
Through our innovative software solutions, we aim to advance the topic of the digital circular economy.
The future of ifu Hamburg and iPoint
Digitization, compliance and ecological product and process optimization will converge in the future. iPoint supply chain solutions will allow you to conveniently supplement your data with that of your suppliers.
At all levels and functions in your company, you should be able to retrieve daily updated and product-specific sustainability information at the push of a button in the future. We will thus offer comprehensive solutions for topics such as:
- Life cycle assessments for your entire product portfolio
- Environment, Health & Safety (EHS)
- Conflict minerals & material compliance
- Energy & resource efficiency of your processes and products
Our office in Hamburg Altona
ifu Institut für Umweltinformatik Hamburg GmbH
iPoint Facts & Figures
Over 20 years of experience and know-how in the areas of compliance and sustainability
employees and growing
global manufacturers among customers
users from 110+ countries
iPoint is ISO 9001:2015 and ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified and has received more than 30 awards
Our popular software for visualizing material and energy flows. The appealing Sankey diagrams are ideal for areas such as energy management, facility management and production & logistics whereas it can be used in other areas, too.
Our software for performing material flow analysis and life cycle assessments: Through the transparency of your own material and energy flows, you gain information about optimization potential for products and production processes.
Our customized solutions provide you with a precise analysis of the current situation, whereby the scope of consulting is tailored to your goals. In addition to the holistic project implementation, we provide training to build up your own know-how.