February 2018
EuCheMS responds to consultation to limit industrial trans fats intakes in the EU

EuCheMS responds to consultation to limit industrial trans fats intakes in the EU

EuCheMS submitted a response, prepared by EuCheMS Food Chemistry Network, to this open consultation, calling for more research to determine safe limits. You can read its complete statement on our website: http://www.euchems.eu/.

Trans fats are a particular type of unsaturated fats that are present in foods in the EU and whose consumption increases the risk…


2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage - #EuropeForCulture

The aim of the European Year of Cultural Heritage is to encourage more people to discover and engage with Europe’s cultural heritage and to reinforce a sense of belonging to a common European space. Throughout this year, we will celebrate our diverse cultural heritage across Europe, at EU, national, regional and local level. EuCheMS is…

First-ever Europe-wide strategy on plastics

First-ever Europe-wide strategy on plastics

On 16th January, the Commission adopted the first Europe-wide strategy on plastics, which will protect the environment from plastic pollution whilst fostering growth and innovation, turning a challenge into a positive agenda for the Future of Europe. There is a strong business case for transforming the way products are designed, produced, used, and recycled in…


EuCheMS response to open consultation on explosives precursors

Explosives precursors are chemical substances which can be misused to manufacture home-made explosives. In 2013, recognising the threat posed by these substances to public security, Regulation EU 98/2013 on the marketing and use of explosives precursors was adopted to enhance security against terrorism. The 2015 European Agenda on Security also reflects the importance…

Clean energy innovation

Clean energy innovation

A non-legislative draft report on how to boost clean energy innovation and make the energy system more efficient and affordable was debated and voted by ITRE MEPs earlier in February.

A stable market and the predictability and certainty of a regulatory framework, along with an ambitious and deliverable long-term policy vision are the prerequisites for “Accelerating…


Consultation on EU funds in the area of investment, research & innovation, SMEs and single market


Consultations on food safety

Website: http://www.euchems.eu/

Database of Prospective Independent Experts to Assist Commission Services with Tasks in Connection with Horizon 2020 

Deadline: Continuous Open Call
Website: http://ec.europa.eu/

EuCheMS Historical Landmarks

Deadline: 30 April 2018


Belgian Peptide Group Meeting (BPGM)

28 February – 1 March 2018
Brussels, Belgium


Analytica Conference 2018

10 – 12 April 2018
München, Germany


XXIII Meeting of the Portuguese Society of Electrochemistry (SPE2018)

2 – 4 May 2018
Porto, Portugal


EuCheMS Executive Board Meeting

27 – 28 February 2018
Berlin, Germany
Website: http://www.euchems.eu/


International School of Process Chemistry (ISPROCHEM)

8 – 11 April 2018
Gargnano, Italy


Bunsentagung 2018 – 117th General Assembly of the German Bunsen Society for Physical Chemistry

10 – 12 May 2018
Hannover, Germany
Website: http://www.euchems.eu/



Innovation and cultural heritage

20 March 2018
Brussels, Belgium
Website: https://ec.europa.eu/

ECTN General Assembly

20 – 22 April 2018
Prague, Czech Republic
Website: http://old.vscht.cz/

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