Publications

Report on Critical Raw Materials and the Circular Economy

This report is now available on the EU bookshop following this link.

Raw Materials Scoreboard 2018

The new 2018 edition of the Raw Materials Scoreboard, a joint publication of the DG GROW and the JRC, is available on the EU bookshop on this link.

Investigation of Liquid Crystal Displays as a Source of Indium

The EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) has published the EPA Research Report Number 201:  Investigation of Liquid Crystal Displays as a Source of Indium.The objectives of the research were to investigate and explore the potential for indium recovery from liquid crystal displays (LCDs). More information is available here.

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ERA-MIN Project Catalogue

The ERA-MIN Project Catalogue presents the abstracts of transnational projects funded by the national funding agencies under the 2013, 2014 and 2015 ERA-MIN joint calls.

ERA-MIN Research Agenda

The ERA-MIN Research Agenda aims at listing the most important topics of research and innovation that will contribute to i) secure the sustainable supply and management of non-energy and non-agricultural raw materials, and ii) offer opportunities of investment and employment opportunities in the EU.

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The Strategic Implementation Plan (SIP)

The Strategic Implementation Plan (SIP) is the EIP’s action plan. It incorporates inputs from EU governments, industry, academia and NGOs, consulted at meetings of the EIP’s Operational Groups. It was endorsed by the EIP’s High Level Steering Group on 25 September 2013.

The Strategic Implementation Plan sets out the objectives, targets and actions to be reached or implemented by 2020. It consists of two parts:

  • Part I - EIP objectives, targets & methodology; overall strategy;
  • Part II - Priority Areas, Action Areas & Actions targeting sector-specific stakeholders & practitioners.

Adoption of the European Research Area (ERA) Progress Report 2016