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All new cars  sold in the EU must be fitted with an eCall device which automatically alerts emergency services in the event of an accident.
May 24 2019

The performance checks carried out by JRC scientists on eCall devices show positive results.

The testing paves the way for improved accuracy and sensitivity of the emergency devices.

Image - Report: China – Challenges and Prospects of an Industrial and Innovation Powerhouse
May 23 2019

The EU is seeing rapidly increasing competition from China for industrial and technological leadership, according to a new JRC report.

Seaweeds can provide an alternative source of food, feed, fuel and livelihood for an ever-expanding population
May 21 2019

A new report gives scientific guidance to help meet a growing global demand for seaweeds while also protecting resources and the environment.

Commissioner Tibor Navracsics at the topping-out ceremony of a new laboratory at the JRC site in Karlsruhe, Germany.
May 20 2019

Commissioner Navracsics along with Commissioner Oettinger took part in the topping-out ceremony of a new laboratory building at the JRC site in Karlsruhe, Germany.