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Abstract

THIS DOCUMENT COMPRISES A SET OF 121 SYNTHESIS FINAL REPORTS OF CONTRACTS IN THE FIELD OF METALS AND MINERAL SUBSTANCES WHICH WAS A PART OF THE R+D PROGRAMME IN THE RAW MATERIALS SECTOR (1982-85). THE FUNDAMENTAL OBJECTIVE OF THIS SUBPROGRAMME WAS TO REDUCE THE EXTERNAL DEPENDENCE OF THE COMMUNITY FOR ITS RAW MATERIALS SUPPLIES BY INCREASING ITS SELF-SUPPLY POTENTIAL AND DEVELOPING RAW MATERIALS TECHNOLOGIES. THE SUBPROGRAMME INCLUDES THREE MAJOR RESEARCH AREAS : EXPLORATION, ORE PROCESSING AND MINING TECHNOLOGY. THE FUNDS ALLOCATED WERE 17.5 MILLION ECU SUBDIVIDED AS FOLLOWS : EXPLORATION : 8 MILLION ECU (73 REPORTS), ORE PROCESSING : 8 MIN ECU (73 REPORTS) MINING TECHNOLOGY : 1.5 MILLION ECU (7 REPORTS) THE ACTIVITY DEVELOPED BY THIS SUBPROGRAMME ALLOWED THE COMMISSION TO DEVELOP SCIENTIFIC COOPERATION WITH US BUREAU OF MINES (WASHINGTON) IN THE AREAS OF ORE PROCESSING AND MINING TECHNOLOGY.

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Authors: TO M, CEC-BRUSSELS;VAN WAMBEKE L CEC-BRUSSELS, CEC-BRUSSELS
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 11521 EN (1988) FS, VOL 1,2, AVAILABILITY: EUROFFICE LUXEMBOURG, BP 1003, GDL
Availability: Can be ordered online
Record Number: 1989126213400 / Last updated on: 1989-04-01
Category: PUBLICATION
Available languages: en