Studies on cobalt use in medical devices show there is no alternative material with a better combination of physical properties and historical track record
The Cobalt Institute examined a series of scientific publications looking at the benefits of the use of cobalt in medical devices, such as implants, stents or scalpels.
MEP Christophe Grudler: “The EU Batteries Regulation will be a successful case study for the rest of the world”
The Cobalt Institute spoke with Christophe Grudler, Member of the European Parliament, about the EU’s Batteries Regulation and its contribution to the circular economy and climate neutrality.
The Cobalt REACH Consortium (CoRC) carried out a comprehensive update of EU REACH dossiers to implement the new harmonized classification for cobalt metal.
The Chinese government uses a network management model in the regulatory supervision of chemicals. The Ministry of Industry and Information technology (MIIT), Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE)...
Tom will lead the sustainability work at the Cobalt Institute, which focuses on the decarbonization of cobalt supply chains, circular economy agendas and electric vehicle battery legislation.
Cobalt Institute collaborates with Met4Tech on carrying out case studies on cobalt deposits mined by large scale mining (LSM) and artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM). Read a blogpost from Met4Tech on its new Circular Economy Centre for Technology Metals.