The Dresden branch of Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV develops and optimizes processing and cleaning processes. With modern data analysis methods weak points and potentials in existing processes can be determined and innovative approaches for the industry 4.0 can be created. The institute stands for safe packaging that enables high quality and comfortable handling. Out of respect and consideration for nature and people, Fraunhofer IVV places great emphasis on the efficient use of raw materials and low environmental impact. In addition to the food and packaging industry, the packaging and processing machinery industry, the chemical industry, the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry and the agricultural industry benefit from the technologies and expertise of the Fraunhofer IVV.