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17
May

Rare Earths, Lithium & Graphite for Automotive Magnets & Batteries Conference

This two-day event (June 19-20 2017) will examine developments in the materials being used in magnets and battery technology, which are all key components of electric/HE vehicles. Focusing on developments in the markets for rare earths, lithium, graphite and cobalt, the conference will address materials choice in new technology for the automotive sector and will focus on supply-chain issues for these

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6
May

Arminera 2017

Since 1997, the exhibition summons the main players of the mining sector to show the latest advances in technology, equipment and services. Today, with a new organizer, it reinforces its positioning at local and international level. Arminera is the meeting point of the main national and international professionals, companies and organizations related to the mining industry. During three days, it

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5
May

EU-Latin America Dialogue on Raw Materials: consolidating the co-operation

The follow up of the regional EU-Latin America Raw Materials Diplomacy Dialogue organised by the European Commission will take place on 8-9 May 2017 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The event will last 2 days. The Latin American countries which are part of regional dialogue are Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay. We would like to invite you to

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5
Apr

Integrating the Supply Chain for the Recovery of Critical Raw Materials from WEEE

A European conference around CRM recovery, with an opportunity to visit the Axion trial site. This conference aims to assess the barriers to improved recovery and recycling of critical raw materials CRMs throughout the whole supply chain from the logistics of collection to advanced recovery techniques. The conference will be of interest to those responsible for the commissioning and delivery

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8
Feb

6th EU-US- Japan Trilateral Conference on Critical Materials

More than 100 participants attended the 6th EU-US- Japan Trilateral Conference on Critical Materials. The theme of the 2016 Conference was “Strategies for Sustainable Supply of Critical Raw Materials”. It was a good opportunity for researchers to network and for the relevant organisations (METI, NEDO, DOE and EC) to reconfirm the importance and relevance of such dialogue both at policy and

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8
Feb

EuroNano Forum 2017

EuroNanoForum 2017 will focus on how nano and materials technologies can strengthen competitiveness across all European industries. The discussion will also extend to framework conditions such as education, standards, regulations, IPR and safety issues, as well as entrepreneurship and industrial policy. The programme will include sessions on finance and funding through European and National programmes, in particular Horizon 2020, smart

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8
Feb

Raw Materials Week

All of the presentations given during the 1st edition of the Raw Materials Week – organised in Brussels from 28 November to 2 December 2016 – have been published on the EIP on Raw Materials’ website. During this first edition, a wide range of European and international stakeholders from industry, academia and government discussed European raw materials policies and future

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27
Jan

SCRREEN project kicks off

PRESS RELEASE The EU is highly dependent on critical raw materials (CRMs), which are crucial for a strong European industrial base. There is a need to tackle a number of gaps in the knowledge of CRMs to foster the supply from EU sources. One of the major challenges regarding the EU knowledge base on primary and secondary CRMs as well

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27
Jan

Download: Raw materials scoreboard

European innovation partnership on raw materials The raw materials scoreboard is an initiative of the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) on Raw Materials. Its purpose is to provide quantitative data on the EIP’s general objectives and on the raw materials policy context. It presents relevant and reliable information that can be used in policymaking in a variety of areas. The scoreboard

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27
Jan

Recycling and Raw Materials Conference

On 7-8 March 2017, the Recycling and Raw Materials Conference will be organised in Berlin. The conference addresses the topics of metals’ recycling, plastics, vehicles electronics and batteries, as well as new technologies in this sector – focusing also on processing and resource efficiency.