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Nanotechnology is one of today’s most promising technological developments. The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) has just launched the first European repository of nanomaterials with a representative range of 25 different types of reference nanomaterials. This will support safety assessment to ensure consumer protection and confidence in many innovative applications and products. Nanotechnology will… » read more

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Simpler and better EU funding to make every Euro count… A Green paper which proposes radical changes to EU research and innovation funding was presented yesterday by EU Commissioner Geoghegan-Quinn. The proposals are out for consultation until 20 May and the European Technology Platform for Sustainable Chemistry (SusChem) intends to respond positively. The new rules… » read more

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