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Workshop - Best practices on mining policies and technologies

DG Enterprise and Industry will organise, as part of the EU Raw Materials Diplomacy Dialogues, a workshop with advanced mining countries on Best practices on mining policies and technologies ....

EPSRC funds research into critical material free transparent conducting oxides

The UCL project will focus on alternatives for transparent conducting oxide materials, used in window coatings, solar power panels, phones and computers, inks and thin films. The...

£2 million for research into new materials for photovoltaic solar cells

A University of Bristol-led research project which aims to develop new active materials for photovoltaic solar cells based on abundant and low cost elements has been awarded £2 million funding...

Engineering economist - call for papers

Special Issue Call for Papers: “Engineering  Economics and Sustainable Systems”   Suggested topics include, but are not limited to the  following; • Investment...

CRM_InnoNet Strategic 2nd Innovation Network Workshop

We are pleased to announce three guest speakers at the upcoming 2nd Innovation Network for Substitution of Critical Raw Materials workshop Brussels May 14th: James Widmer - Newcastle...

Tackling the Shortage of "Endangered" Elements Critical to Modern Technologies

Newswise - ACS Chemistry for Life Newswise — WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 — “Endangered” elements have allowed us to dramatically advance technology and modern life but are at risk of running...

Important changes are taking place to the knowledge transfer networks that support the innovation community

Dear Materials Security SIG member,   This note is to bring you up to date about important changes to the knowledge transfer networks that support the innovation community...

Materials Security SIG launches new funding page

The Materials Security Special Interest Group has launched a new funding page which details relevant funding for innovation projects related to materials security and the transition to the...

Innovation vouchers in waste, energy and water

An Innovation Voucher provides funding so that your business can work with an external expert for the first time, gaining new knowledge to help your business innovate, develop and grow.  ...

LIFE programme to continue to 2020

The LIFE programme is the EU’s funding instrument for the environment. The general objective of LIFE is to contribute to the implementation, updating and development of EU environmental policy...

NOVACAM project website launched

NOVACAM (NOVel cheap and Abundant Materials for catalytic biomass conversion) is a new project funded under the NMP (nanosciences, nanotechnologies, materials and new production technologies)...

BBC Elements Website

The BBC's Elements website takes a close look at chemical elements, the basic building blocks of the universe. Where do we get them, what do we use them for and how do they fit into our...

Profit from Sustainable Chemistry - RSC Symposium at Chemspec 2014

Waste Not - Want Not Profit from Sustainable Chemistry   This two day international symposium will address the challenges facing small scale businesses in minimising...

Modern Alchemy

The recent episode of the BBC Radio 4 programme Forum with the title "Modern Alchemy" examines aspects of material recyclying through discussions with three experts: - Dr Angelas Murray,...

Report - UK Businesses in the Energy Sector

  The Materials Security Special Interest group is preparing a report to stimulate discussion of the innovation opportunities for UK businesses in the Energy sector arising...

Raw Materials University Day

The European Commission recently launched a communication campaign ''Raw Materials University Day'' in the framework of the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) on Raw Materials. The...

Design in Innovation - #Greenhack Challenge

  The #GreenHack_Challenge innovation jam workshop, is being held on 4th and 5th March 2014 at UCA, Farnham, to enable creative collaboration between business, creatives...

Critical Raw Materials Bulletin - Issue 5 is now Available

Issue 5 of the Critical Raw Materials Bulletin is now available. In this issue you will find: CRMs featured event: the 2nd Innovation Network Workshop Highlights from a joint...

Critical Rare Earths Materials Meeting

21st February 2014 at Bramall Auditorium, University of Birmingham, UK Rare earth elements play a vital role in many industrial sectors including energy generation, aerospace,...

SAVE THE DATE! 2nd Innovation Network Workshop 14 May 2014

The CRM_InnoNet project funded by the European Commission under the FP7 programme is organizing the second Innovation Network Workshop in the field of substitution of critical raw materials...
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H2020: Summary of funding options relating to materials security

  A summary of topics in the Horizon 2020 work programme for 2014/2015 relating to Materials Security and the European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials can be downloaded here .

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The Great Recovery - redesigning the future

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Innovation Opportunities in Materials Security - Consultation

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