European Highlights

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016 was awarded jointly to Jean-Pierre Sauvage (University of Strasbourg, France), Sir J. Fraser Stoddart … Read more
Earlier this month, EuCheMS has provided its input to the Public Consultation on the Joint Programming on Metrology Research (EMRP … Read more
Only four out of 17 EU-listed Food Contact Materials (FCMs) are currently covered by specific safety measures foreseen in existing … Read more
The European Commission has recently launched the Endocrine Active Substances Information System (EASIS). This web-based application, developed by the Joint … Read more
EuCheMS and the European Chemistry Thematic Network Association (ECTN) met earlier this month to discuss, among other, chemistry, teaching, education, … Read more
According to a recent report by the European Environment Agency, ODS consumption in 2015 was the lowest negative level since … Read more
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) is to release the raw data used in the recent EU safety evaluation of … Read more
For the first time, on the 21 of September at the United Nations, heads of state committed to taking a … Read more
Seven Western Balkans’ economies joined the European Union (EU) in pursuing the EU Open Science Agenda at the Open Data … Read more
As referred at the conference, there are nearly 3,000 students and professors selected to move between Europe and China under … Read more
Christian Schärf, Paul Rathke, and Friedrich Wanierke, from Germany, are the winners of the 2016 EUCYS EuChEMS Award with their … Read more
The Erasmus+ Programme Guide and Call for Proposals for 2016 is out with more than €1,85 billion funding available. This … Read more
Forty-five European Research Council (ERC) grantees will bring the results of their frontier research closer to market thanks to Proof … Read more

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Companies registering the same substance must work together to compile and share information on the uses, hazards and risks of … Read more
The European Patent Office (EPO) is conducting a Pan-European survey in order to understand what kind of information supports an … Read more

Consultations & Roadmaps

The objective of the consultation is to ensure that, in addition to the organisations and individuals directly involved in or … Read more
EFSA will assess all comments from interested parties regarding the active substance methoxyfenozide. Input is requested on the following: physical/chemical … Read more
The Aerosol Dispensers Directive is one of the oldest EU legislations related to product safety. The directive was adopted in … Read more
The evaluation will address all substantive provisions in the Directive and will consider all relevant aspects, i.e. legal (e.g. legal … Read more
The objective of the Directive is to increase the demand and deployment of cleaner vehicles thus strengthening the competitiveness of … Read more

Calls for Funding and Awards

Deadline: 1 February 2017 Website: https://iupac.org/Read more
Deadline: 20 October 2016 Website: http://ec.europa.eu/Read more
Deadline: 27 October 2016 Website: http://ec.europa.eu/research/Read more
Deadline: 3 November 2016 Website: http://ec.europa.eu/research/Read more
Deadline: 25 November 2016 Website: http://www.eurekanetwork.org/Read more
Deadline: 14 February 2017 Website: http://ec.europa.eu/research/Read more
Deadline: 14 February 2017 Website: http://ec.europa.eu/research/Read more

EuCheMS Events

5 April 2017 Valleta, Malta Website: http://www.euchems.eu/ Read more
2 – 5 July 2017 Copenhagen, Denmark Website: http://www.eicc-4.dkRead more
3 – 7 July 2017 Naples, Italy Website: http://www.issnp.orgRead more
9 – 13 July 2017 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Website: http://www.eucomc2017.amsterdam/Read more

Other Events

17 – 18 October 2016 Brussels, Belgium Website: http://europa.eu/Read more
18 – 19 October 2016 Brussels, Belgium Website: http://europa.eu/Read more
20 October 2016 Brussels, Belgium Website: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/stoa/Read more
20 October 2016 Brussels, Belgium Website: http://europa.eu/Read more
21 October 2016 Manchester, United Kingdom Website: https://ec.europa.eu/Read more
26 October 2016 Brussels, Belgium Website: http://www.cvent.com/Read more
26 – 28 October Tallinn, Estonia Website: http://europa.eu/Read more
28 October 2017 Malmö, Sweden Website: http://www.phosphorusplatform.eu/Read more
3 – 6 November Tokyo, Japan Website: http://www.jst.go.jp/Read more
7 November 2016 Brussels, Belgium Website: http://europa.eu/Read more
8 November 2016 Brussels, Belgium Website: http://europa.eu/Read more
8 November 2016 Prague, Czech Republic Website: http://europa.eu/Read more
11 November 2016 Brussels, Belgium Website: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/stoa/Read more


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