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The Oeko-Institut’s researchers work on more than 350 national and international projects a year, focusing on Chemicals Management and Technology Assessment, Energy and Climate, Emission and Ambient Pollution Control, Radiation Protection, Agriculture and Biodiversity, Sustainable Consumption, Mobility, Resource Management and Industry, Nuclear Engineering and Facility Safety, and Law, Policy and Governance.

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Study to assess seven (7) exemption requests relating to Annex III and IV to Directive 2011/65/EU

Project manager: Baron, Y.
Start of project: 08 / 2019

Directive 2011/65/EU on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2) states that "no electrical and electronic equipment placed on the market, including cables and spare...

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Voluntary certification scheme for waste treatment - CEWASTE (action)

Project manager: Baron, Y.
Start of project: 11 / 2018

The CEWASTE project contributes to an improved recovery of valuable and critical raw materials (CRMs) from key types of waste through traceable and sustainable treatment processes in the entire supply chain of secondary raw materials....

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Analysing substance derogation requests under Article 6.7 of Ecolabel Regulation EC 66/2010

Project manager: Baron, Y.
Start of project: 07 / 2018

Article 6(6) of the Regulation (EC) No 66/2010 (EU Ecolabel Regulation) requires that ecolabelled products shall not contain substances and mixtures meeting the criteria for specific classifications of the regulation on Classification,...

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Review in the light of scientific and technical progress of exemptions 8(e), 8(f) (b), 8(g) and 14 and re-evaluation of entry 8 (j) of Annex II to Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV)

Project manager: Baron, Y.
Start of project: 04 / 2018

Study to support the review of the list of restricted substances and to assess a new exemption request under RoHS 2 (Pack 15)

Project manager: Baron, Y.
Start of project: 12 / 2017

Study to assess socio-economic impact of substitution of certain mercury-based lamps currently benefitting of RoHS 2 exemptions in Annex III

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 09 / 2017

Towards the end of 2014, the EU Commission started receiving applications for the renewal of various exemptions listed in Annex III of the Directive. A large number of exemptions that had been listed in the Directive annex at the time...

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Analysing substance derogation requests under Article 6.7 of Ecolabel Regulation EC 66/2010

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 12 / 2016

Article 6(6) of the Regulation (EC) No 66/2010 (EU Ecolabel Regulation) requires that ecolabelled products shall not contain substances and mixtures meeting the criteria for specific CLP classifications. Article 6(7) then gives the...

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RoHS dossier on small brominated alkyl alcohols

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 12 / 2016

In 2014, the Danish EPA performed a survey on brominated flame retardants (BFRs). On the basis of its results, the Danish Technical University (DTU Food) investigated possibilities of grouping BFRs. One of the groupings; the small...

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Study to assess 2 RoHS new exemption requests: #1 for lead in bearings and bushes of professional-use non-road equipment engines #2 for lead in solders used for Peltier thermal cyclers used for in-vitro diagnostic analyzers

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 08 / 2016

Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2) on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment provides “that EEE placed on the market, including cables and spare parts for its repair, its reuse,...

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Study to assess 2 RoHS exemption requests: #1 Cadmium in colour converting II-VI LEDs for use in solid state illumination or display systems; #2 Cadmium in LCD Quantum Dot Light Control Films and Components – Pack 10

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 04 / 2016

In December 2012 the Commission received a request for the renewal of Annex III exemption 39, and in May 2013 a request for a new Annex III exemption. The exemptions, both dealing with cadmium quantum dot applications, were both...

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Review of the Eco-innovation Action Plan (EcoAP)

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 11 / 2015

The increasing number of environmental challenges and resource constraints worldwide have led to growing demand for environmental technologies, products and services and have facilitated the emergence of green industries. Europe`s...

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Assistance to the Commission on technological, socio-economic and cost-benefit assessment related to exemptions from the substance restrictions in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS Directive) - Pack 8

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 11 / 2015

n the context of this project three requests for exemption are to be evaluated according to the RoHS 2 criteria for justification of exemptions. After an initial completeness check of requests, available information for each request is...

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8th Adaptation to scientific and technical progress of exemptions 2(c), 3 and 5 of Annex II to Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV)

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 05 / 2015

Study for the analysis of impacts from RoHS 2 on non-road mobile machinery without an on-board power source, on windows and doors with electric functions, and on the refurbishment of medical devices

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 01 / 2015

Assistance to the Commission on Technological Socio-Economic and Cost-Benefit Assessment Related to Exemptions from the Substance restrictions in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (RoHS Directive) - Pack 6

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 04 / 2015

In the context of this project, two requests for exemption are to be evaluated according to the RoHS 2 criteria for justification of exemptions. After an initial completeness check of requests, available information for each request is...

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Study for the review of the list of restricted substances under RoHS 2 - Analysis of impacts from a possible ban of several new substances under RoHS 2

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 04 / 2014

In the context of this project, the list of substances restricted for use in electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) under the RoHS Directive was reviewed. A substance assessment was prepaired for Diisobutylphthalate (DIBP), and a...

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Additional input to the commission impact assessment for a review of the scope of provisions of the RoHS 2 Directive pursuant Article 24 (1)

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 05 / 2014

In the context of this project the scope of the RoHS Directive is to be reviewed. An exclusion of electric bicycles is to be considered, along with various changes to Articles 2(2), 4(3) and 4(4) which will affect the applicability of...

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Assistance to the Commission on technological socio-economic and cost-benefit assessment related to exemptions from the substance restrictions in the End-of-Life of Vehicles (ELV) Directive

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 04 / 2014

In the context of this project 6 exemption requests are to be evaluated according to the ELV criteria for justification of exemptions. After an initial completeness check of requests, available information for each request is to be...

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Assistance to the Commission on technological, socio-economic and cost-benefit assessment related to exemptions from the substance restrictions in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS Directive) - Pack 4

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 09 / 2013

In the context of this project, 5 exemption requests are to be evaluated according to the RoHS 2 criteria for justification of exemptions. After an initial completeness check of requests, available information for each request is to be...

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Assistance to the Commission on technological, socio-economic and cost-benefit assessment related to exemptions from the substance restrictions in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS Directive) - Pack 3

Project manager: Baron, Y.
End of project: 04 / 2014

In the context of this project, 5 exemption requests were evaluated according to the RoHS 2 criteria for justification of exemptions. After an initial completeness check of requests, available information for each request was subjected...

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