The second Annual Critical Raw Materials (CRMs) Event offers an opportunity to a variety of stakeholders to get a fresh update about the latest EU activities in the field of Critical Raw Materials. The event will take place on 12 November 2018, during the Raw Materials Week 2018 and is co-organised by the European Commission, the following H2020 projects: SCRREEN, CROCODILE, NEMO, DEMETER, REE4EU,COLLECTORS, GLOREIA, EXTREME, SCALE, SLIM, INT-MET, ECO COM’BAT, and SustCritMat.
SCALE project presented at the “Researchers’ Night” event in Stockholm, September 28th, from Prof. Kerstin Forsberg of the KTH – Royal Institute of Technology. Researchers’ Night is a Europe-wide public event dedicated to popular science and fun learning. It takes place each year in September. Around 30 countries and over 300 cities are involved. Participating events showcase what researchers really do for society in interactive and engaging
On October 4th, 2018 SCALE took part in the first H2020 Innovation Forum, a clustering event, bringing together H2020 projects, but also policy makers, end-users and industry representatives, material producers, private and public investors, start-ups and innovative SMEs. Thymis Balomenos from Aluminium of Greece, project co-ordinator, presented SCALE within the context of the clustering session, to an audience comprised by other H2020 projects,
The German Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM) in cooperation with the SCALE Project, is organizing a workshop on secondary raw materials/ urban mining data management in close connection with a scientific exchange platform for stake holders of the European scandium inventory.
Scale participated at the workshop on social acceptance in the European raw materials sector. The cluster event on public acceptance and trust took place in Brussels on 5 June 2018. This event focused on the activities undertaken by almost thirty Horizon 2020 mining and processing projects that work on improving public acceptance and trust of such activities, by means of an exchange
The 3rd Progress Meeting of SCALE and its 1st Project Review took place on the 27th and 28th of June 2018 at the industrial plant of AOS in Hamburg, Germany
The SCALE team will be attending the Raw Materials Week organized by the DG Grow of the European Commission, November 6-9, 2017, (http://www.goo.gl/1udXg5). On November 7, SCALE will be presented at the 1st Annual Critical Raw Materials Event co-organized by SCREEN, SCALE and other EC projects (http://scrreen.eu/scrreen-launching-event/). Meet you in Bruxelles!
The SCALE team will be attending the 2nd Metallic Materials and Processes International Conference on October 25-27, 2017, (http://www.goo.gl/TdNsTT) and present a keynote on “Enabling Scandium mass production through industrial waste valorisation for improved Aluminium properties (Al-SC Alloy) with potential application to Additive Manufacturing”. ITRB Group will chair the Raw Materials Production Session and the Plenary Session. See you in
Hosted by TRONOX, the 2nd SCALE Project Progress Meeting will take place in Rotterdam on November 28-29, 2017.
After 2 years of hard work, the European Commission releases the Critic Raw Materials List for the EU. ITRB Group, one of our partners, was involved in the Ad Hoc Working Group on CRM (http://www.goo.gl/SmTufG). Scandium is one of the 27 materials, due to a combination of supply risk and economic importance: one more reason to pursue the objective of