The Association

KIB (= Arbeitskreis selbständiger Kunstoff-Ingenieure und  -Berater) is the Association of Freelance Plastics Engineers and Consultants. The professional institution is a network of 20 independent, self employed plastics industry experts. The association has been founded in Germany in 1963.


KIB is the first address in regards to challenges and opportunities in the plastics industry – development, manufacturing or organization.


The members of KIB are part of Gesamtverband kunststoffverarbeitende Industrie (GKV) (Society of plastics processing industry). KIB members demonstrate high standards as independent consultants. They are highly experienced in their individual field of expertise. Most KIB members in addition are certified and registred assessors.