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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
The series of IRMM-1027 Large-Sized Dried (LSD) spikes is prepared by the JRC to meet the existing requirements for reliable isotope reference materials for the accountancy measurements of uranium and plutonium by isotope dilution mass spectrometry (IDMS) in compliance with the International Target Values for Measurement Uncertainties in Safeguarding Nuclear Materials (ITVs).
Despite a reduction in profits forecast for 2021 due to the rise in fuel prices, the EU fleet is expected to end 2021 with positive margins.
According to the November issue of the JRC MARS Bulletin - Crop monitoring in Europe, which was published today, continued fair autumn weather in most parts of Europe provided good conditions for farmers to progress with the sowing of winter crops, as well as for the emergence and early development of seedlings.
Interviews explore how children and their parents coped with schooling during the spring 2020 COVID-19 lockdown.