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High performance magnets used in many applications from electric vehicles to IT equipment contain rare earth elements such as Neodymium
Jan 16 2018
Critical raw materials are not used to their full extent as part of the circular economy and there are several improvement opportunities to reuse and recycle these materials.
The map shows a global visualisation of travel time to the city with the shortest associated journey
Jan 12 2018
A team of researchers have mapped urban accessibility worldwide to support global and local decision-making on development and environmental policies.
In the event of a serious accident, eCall automatically dials 112 - Europe's single emergency number.
Jan 10 2018
The JRC and the GSA have released guidelines to ensure that automatic 112 call devices (eCall) meet compatibility and performance requirements ahead of their compulsory installation in all new cars and vans from the end of March 2018.
Several new soil parameters will be measured in the next soil survey
Jan 05 2018
The JRC is ready to carry out the most comprehensive assessment of soil biodiversity across the continent.