FP7 proposals come together on all levels

Baker, John
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the involvement of the chemical sector in the 7th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development of the European Union (FP7). The involvement of the chemical sector in the FP7 is attributed to the success of the European Technology Platform for Sustainable Chemistry (SusChem). The increase in the research spending of the sector indicates its increased visibility in the program. Information on the visionary projects under SusChem is provided.


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