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Final Report Summary - REECOVER (Recovery of Rare Earth Elements from magnetic waste in the WEEE recycling industry and tailings from the iron ore industry)
The REEcover project aimed to contribute to European security of supply of Rare Earth Elements (REEs), bringing forward SME competence and business opportunities in the REE recovery area, as well as strengthening ties between SMEs and innovative research- and education...
Record Number: 202427
Last updated on: 2017-08-16
Final Report Summary - ORAQUA (European Organic Aquaculture  - Science-based recommendations for further development of the EU regulatory framework and to underpin future growth in the sector)
Organic farming is one of the most dynamic food production sectors in Europe although it still feeds a relatively young market segment. Organic agriculture is based, according to IFOAM, on the four principles of health, ecology, fairness and care. Furthermore, IFOAM defines...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 199759
Last updated on: 2017-06-20
Periodic Report Summary 2 - PREFACE (Enhancing prediction of tropical Atlantic climate and its impacts)
Project Context and Objectives: The tropical Atlantic climate recently experienced shifts of great socio-economic importance. The oceanic changes were largest in the eastern boundary upwelling systems, globally important regions for marine productivity and climate. African...
Record Number: 197916
Last updated on: 2017-05-16
Periodic Report Summary 2 - OCEAN-CERTAIN (Ocean Food-web Patrol – Climate Effects: Reducing Targeted Uncertainties with an Interactive Network)
Project Context and Objectives: Climate change is posing serious risks for both natural systems and human beings. Plausible and feasible policy decisions and strategies to mitigate these risks are therefore urgently needed. To achieve this goal, predictive capacity with...
Record Number: 197030
Last updated on: 2017-04-13
Final Report Summary - ATP (Arctic Tipping Points)
Roughly 50 % of the Arctic sea ice has already melted. Indications are that we indeed experienced a “tipping point” for the ice cover, in that it will not return to a year-round cover but will change to a purely seasonal cover of first-year ice. We also investigated...
Record Number: 196514
Last updated on: 2017-03-27
Periodic Report Summary 2 - FISHBOOST (Improving European aquaculture by advancing selective breeding to the next level for the six main finfish species)
Project Context and Objectives: Only about 10% of today’s global aquaculture production use genetically improved stocks. In Europe, some breeding programmes consist of only the basic components of a breeding scheme. Hence, there is large potential to increase efficiency and...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 193369
Last updated on: 2017-01-18
Periodic Report Summary 2 - ERA-MBT (Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET)
Project Context and Objectives: The ERA-NET MarineBiotech (ERA-MBT) recognises that Europe’s marine ecosystems and organisms are largely unexplored, understudied and underutilized, in spite of Europe’s access to an extensive and diverse set of marine ecosystems, supporting...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 192711
Last updated on: 2016-12-16
Periodic Report Summary 2 - BYEFOULING (Low-toxic cost-efficient environment-friendly antifouling materials)
Project Context and Objectives: Biofouling has profound effects in different branches of maritime activities. It is the major cause for maintenance expenses of any (partially) submerged man-made surface, including ship transport, buoys, aquaculture, but also membrane...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 191807
Last updated on: 2016-11-21
Plate tectonics and the Wilson cycle were recognized as key elements of geodynamics in the 1960’s. Plate tectonic theory was extremely successful in providing a framework for understanding deformation and volcanism at plate boundaries, and allowed us to understand how...
Programme: FP7-IDEAS-ERC
Record Number: 188293
Last updated on: 2016-08-10
Mid-Term Report Summary - TGF-MEPPA (Terrestrial Gamma Flashes-the Most Energetic Photon Phenomenon in our Atmosphere)
After the first 30 month the TGF-MEPPA project is now up to full speed and has so far made significant progression on all the scientific objectives outlined in the proposal. We have published 8 papers in peer reviewed journals, given 8 invited talks and 36 contributed...
Programme: FP7-IDEAS-ERC
Record Number: 178371
Last updated on: 2016-05-04
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