The Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA) is the answer to a global demand for more socially and environmentally responsible mining. IRMA offers true independent third-party verification and certification against a comprehensive standard for all mined materials that provides ‘one-stop coverage’ of the full range of issues related to the impacts of industrial-scale mines. Read more here
The European Raw Materials Alliance (ERMA) aims to make Europe economically more resilient by diversifying its supply chains, creating jobs, attracting investments to the raw materials value chain, fostering innovation and training young talents. ERMA is also contributing to the best enabling framework for raw materials and the Circular Economy worldwide. The Alliance addresses the challenge of securing access to sustainable raw materials, advanced materials, and industrial processing know-how. Read more here
The European Battery Alliance (EBA) was launched in October 2017 by European Commission Vice President Maroš Šefčovič. The purpose is to ensure that all Europeans benefit from safer traffic, cleaner vehicles and more sustainable technological solutions. All this will be achieved by creating a competitive and sustainable battery cell manufacturing value chain in Europe. Read more here
A collaboration with Uppsala University and Krakow AGH University of Science & Technology in an attempt to find new ways to recover rare earth elements (REE) from apatite without the risk of unwanted residues. The project studies ways that can potentially open up new, more efficient and cost-effective methods for obtaining battery minerals as a complement to the currently used technology in the industry.
Georange is a coordinating non-profit organization whose main task is to expand the view of social and business development in the mining and mineral industry and creating conditions for the development of new and existing companies. Read more here
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