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Article on Life Cycle Assessment of Rare Earth Free Permanent Magnet Alternatives
February 23, 2024
Article on Life Cycle Assessment of Rare Earth Free Permanent Magnet Alternatives
An international team of the EU project Passenger has just published a LCA study on ferrite and MnAlC permanent magnets. The work of Amato et al. is titled “Life Cycle Assessment of Rare Earth Elements-Free Permanent Magnet Alternatives: Sintered Ferrite and Mn−Al−C” was published in ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2023, 11, 13374−13386. https://doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.3c02984 The possible...
Review on RE-PM and electrification by JSI and Kolektor teams
February 23, 2024
Review on RE-PM and electrification by JSI and Kolektor teams
How Will Rare Earths Affect Electrification? is the main question that the novel review of our colleagues of JSI and Kolektor try to answer in their novel review : The Future of Permanent-Magnet-Based Electric Motors: How Will Rare Earths Affect Electrification? by B. Podmiljsak et al published in Material s 17 (2024) 848;  https://doi.org/10.3390/ma17040848 The...
INSPIRES will participate in VIII Italian Conference on Magnetism
January 24, 2024
INSPIRES will participate in VIII Italian Conference on Magnetism
CNR partner will present different contributions related to recycling permanent magnets in the VIII Italian Conference on Magnetism that will take place in Milano (Italy) February, 7th to 9th 2024. The Conference will hace two sessions related to hard magnetic materials and sustainable magnets. More information in the web site.
M34 INSPIRES Meeting in Parma
January 24, 2024
M34 INSPIRES Meeting in Parma
The M34 INSPIRES Meeting took place on January 11th and 12th 2024 in the Institute of Materials for Electronics and Magnetism of the CNR at Parma, Italy. During the Meeting most significant results of all the work-packages were presented and future activities were discussed. Next project meeting will be organized by JSI at Ljubliana (Slovenia).
INSPIRES in Coiltech 2023 Fair
September 19, 2023
INSPIRES in Coiltech 2023 Fair
INSPIRES partners will be present in the Coiltech Fair  – International Coil Winding Exhibition and Conference at Pordenone (Italy) from 20th to 21th September 2023. The key areas of this Fair are materials, machines, techniques for the development, manufacture and maintenance of electric motors and transformers for generators; power distribution, industrial transformers; drive solutions for...
INSPIRES participates in the 27TH INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON RARE EARTH AND FUTURE PERMANENT MAGNETS AND THEIR APPLICATIONS
September 1, 2023
INSPIRES participates in the 27TH INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON RARE EARTH AND FUTURE PERMANENT MAGNETS AND THEIR APPLICATIONS
INSPIRES teams will contribute to the REPM 2023 Conference that took place in Birmingham (United Kingdom) from 3rd to 7th September 2023. The workshop brings together world-wide scientists and engineers working on rare-earth permanent magnets and their applications, to facilitate exchange of recent results and ideas on topics such as raw materials, resources, processing and...
INSPIRES in the Joint European Conference 2023 in Madrid
September 1, 2023
INSPIRES in the Joint European Conference 2023 in Madrid
INSPIRES teams have participated in the JEMS 2023 Conference that took place in Madrid (Spain) from 28th August to 1st September 2023. The Conference joints European experts and researchers on Magnetism. Several sessions were devoted to permanent magnets and materials and in which the state-of-art on this subject was presented. Also, a Special roundtable on...
Release of the “European Call for Action on Materials For Energy Storage and Conversion” by EIT RawMaterials and ERMA
June 29, 2023
Release of the “European Call for Action on Materials For Energy Storage and Conversion” by EIT RawMaterials and ERMA
15 May 2023: EIT RawMaterials and ERMA announced the release of the “European Call for Action on Materials For Energy Storage and Conversion”. This document addresses the most prominent and urgent raw materials challenges for Europe – now and in the future. It outlines concrete and pragmatic actions and recommendations that, if followed through, will...
INSPIRES M27 Meeting at Brussels
June 29, 2023
INSPIRES M27 Meeting at Brussels
The M27 INSPIRES Meeting took place  June 14th 2023 in the CSIC headquarter at Brussels. During the Meeting most significant results of all the work-packages were presented and future activities were discussed. Next project meeting will be organized by the CNR at Parma (Italy) in January 2024.
“How can the EU develop a viable recycling chain for rare earths?” Next INSPIRES Policy Event at CEPS HQ
May 12, 2023
“How can the EU develop a viable recycling chain for rare earths?” Next INSPIRES Policy Event at CEPS HQ
“How can the EU develop a viable recycling chain for rare earths?” is the title of the Policy event organized by CEPS partner next 15th June  in the CEPS HQ in Bruxelles.  This event will bring together experts along the permanent magnets recycling chain and policy makers to discuss how to develop a recycling chain...
INSPIRES was at E-Tech Europe Fair, 8-9 May 2024, Bologna (Italy)
May 12, 2023
INSPIRES was at E-Tech Europe Fair, 8-9 May 2024, Bologna (Italy)
Edoardo Richetti from CEPS was invited to E-Tech Europe Fair (Exhibition and Conference on Advanced Batteries and Innovative Technologies for Automotive and Electric Vehicle Production) in Bologna (Italy) to speak in the “Recycling of electric motors” He spoke on “Building a European recycling supply chain for rare earths permanent magnets” and presenting the INSPIRES project....
Green Chemistry and Sustainable Economy: Presentation on INSPIRES
March 24, 2023
Green Chemistry and Sustainable Economy: Presentation on INSPIRES
In the framework of the Journey on Green Chemistry for Sustainable Economy,  Beatrice Muzzi from CNR spoke on the recycling of RE-Magnets, the approach of the INSPIRES project and the key role for the Green Transition The Journey organized by the Chemistry Department of the CNR took place in Florence, 9 March 2023. Students from...
Next 5th RawMaterials Summit will take place in Brussels.
February 3, 2023
Next 5th RawMaterials Summit will take place in Brussels.
The next 5th RawMaterials Summit will take place in Brussels from 15-17 May 2023. The event will present the latest innovations and policy initiatives, as well as the brightest new start-ups from across the raw materials value chain. Furthermore, participants will gain a unique opportunity to network with key actors from around the sector, exchange...
21M INSPIRES Meeting
February 3, 2023
21M INSPIRES Meeting
The M21 INSPIRES Meeting took place on January 26th –27th2023 at the Institute of Ceramics and Glass Materials in Madrid (https://www.icv.csic.es/). During the Meeting most significant results of all the work-packages  were presented and future activities  were discussed. The program for next 6 months will defined.
INSPIRES participates in the 4th IEEE International Conference on Advances in Magnetics IEEE AIM 2023
January 23, 2023
INSPIRES participates in the 4th IEEE International Conference on Advances in Magnetics IEEE AIM 2023
INSPIRES has participated in the 4th IEEE International Conference on Advances in Magnetics IEEE AIM 2023 (https://www.aim2023.com/) that took place from 15th to 18th January 2023 in Moena (Italia).One poster contribution entitled “Characterization and processing of aged Nd-Fe-B powders from recycling routes” was presented. This work was a collaboration of several teams of INSPIRES being...