According to the EPMA, the European Commission has set the date for a workshop focusing on ways to analyze the environmental impacts of metal and ceramic processing.

The aim is to prevent and reduce the environmental impacts of extraction, treatment and storage of non-energy mineral resources, the EPMA says.

The workshop will take place in Seville, Spain, on 4-5 February 2020. To attend the workshop, register here before 17 January 2020.

The EPMA says that companies involved in the extraction, treatment and storage of metals and ceramics can get more information about upcoming EU rules and regulations from Kenan BOZ (, technical manager at EPMA.

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