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Tuesday, 25 November 2014

191. Success Stories - Creating a single European area for clinical research

Clinical trials - the tests of medicines, medical devices and treatments - are costly and complicated to carry out, especially when they involve groups in different countries. [read more]

192. Success Stories - How local action can boost Europe's flood resilience

Rail lines swept away by floods in south-west England earlier this year demonstrated that Europe's flood defences need to be strengthened. What is needed are more flood-resilient buildings and infrastructure. An EU-funded project has developed guidance on how to integrate flood resilience into urban planning - helping to protect lives, communities and infrastructure. [read more]

193. Success Stories - New tools to manage mining's impact

ImpactMin project team developed new methods and tools for monitoring the environmental impact of mining using remote sensing. [read more]

194. Textile materials against ticks and bedbugs

The aim oft he Project BETITEX is to obtain textile materials capable of providing protection against ticks and bedbugs. It is expected to obtain high durability of slowly released repellent/insecticide effect. [read more]

195. The target of recruited customers has been achieved in the Spanish Demo of GRID4EU!

The Customer Engagement program from DEMO3 launched the recruitment campaign in Castellón on September 3rd. On September 23rd, the target of 200 recruited customers has been achieved. [read more]

Monday, 24 November 2014

196. Events - The case for a systemic approach to eco-innovation - 2 December 2014, Lyon, France

Current patterns of growth lead to the irreversible damage of our planet’s natural environment while resources are over-consumed. Furthermore, prices of raw materials are becoming more and more volatile and Europe is almost entirely dependent on imports. The traditional linear model of production and consumption, where resources are extracted processed used and disposed of, needs to be changed. Single eco-innovative solutions have already been developed but they are often too local and sector-related. To achieve an absolute decoupling of growth from use of resources, society needs to adopt a different way of thinking. [read more]

197. Gaming technology makes its way into headsets for the visually impaired

EU researchers have developed a 3D headset that could help visually impaired people move around more safely and easily. [read more]

198. Horizon 2020: first impressions

Academic and research institutes, industry and the European Commission shared their first impressions of Horizon 2020 at the recent Innovation Summit. [read more]

199. Launch of a NuPECC-ESF report

The report was presented in Brussels today at an event held under the auspices of the Italian EU Presidency, gathering over sixty experts in the fields of nuclear physics and medical research. [read more]

200. New method to assess the resource efficiency of products - 24 Nov 2014

JRC scientists have developed a new method to assess and improve the resource efficiency of energy-using products, with a particular focus on their end-of-life. Most notably, results are being used for the revision of EU Ecodesign implementing measure for electronic displays (TV and computer screens) and the revision of EU Ecolabel criteria for television sets and personal and notebook computers. [read more]

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