- September 25, 2013
The Nickel Institute has today released a new report ‘Nickel in Tomorrow’s World: Tackling Global Challenges’ which highlights how nickel contributes to technologies for a more sustainable society and economy, one which meets the needs of a growing global population.
- September 20, 2013
Press release from Eurometaux, European association of metals expressing concern regarding the consequences and timing of the European Commission’s decision on the allocation of ETS allowances, more precisely on the cross-sectoral reduction factor (CSRF), published on Friday, 6 September.
- August 20, 2013
The Nickel Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of David Butler as Executive Director and General Counsel.
- July 02, 2013
Consistent Environmental and Resource Efficiency Indicators Policy Essential for European Innovation and Competitiveness
- May 10, 2013
The Nickel Institute is pleased to announce that its science arm NiPERA has appointed Dr. Michael (Mike) Taylor, a Board Certified Toxicologist, for the position of Toxicologist.
- April 08, 2013
The Nickel Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of Nigel Ward as Director for Promotion & Market Development
- March 19, 2013
At the 3rd Annual Raw Materials Conference, hosted today in Brussels by the Nickel Institute, policymakers debated the issues and challenges surrounding EU raw materials policies.
Making the case for a resource-efficient and competitive approach to raw materials policy in Europe, the Nickel Institute called on EU regulators to focus on ensuring consistency between policy goals so as to enhance and not hinder innovation and competitiveness.
- July 01, 2013
The Nickel Institute announces the appointment of Tim Aiken as President.
- March 05, 2013
The Nickel Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of Clare Richardson as Communications Manager.
- February 19, 2013
The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has appointed John Rowe as Secretary General and member of its Executive Board.
- December 17, 2012
The Nickel Institute has recently published the report ‘Stainless Steels: Cost-Efficient Materials for the Global Biofuels Industry’ to assist bioethanol, biodiesel and biogas producers and supporting industries like process technology providers, developers, plant designers and operators see the economic benefits from selecting the appropriate grade of stainless steel.
- December 07, 2012
BRUSSELS, Belgium – 6 December 2012 – After 20 years of service to the nickel industry, Dr Peter Cutler, the Nickel Institute’s Director of Promotion and Market Development is retiring on 31 December 2012.
- November 28, 2012
- October 30, 2012
BRUSSELS, Belgium – 30 October 2012 – The Nickel Institute today launched a new report that demonstrates the essential role of nickel in supporting European economic growth and social wellbeing.
- September 18, 2012
- August 31, 2012
The Nickel Institute’s Beijing office has received an award for the organization’s ‘Outstanding Contributions to the Development of China’s Stainless Steel Industry’.
- May 16, 2012
As part of the Centenary of Stainless Steel celebrations, the Nickel Institute today hosted an event in Beijing ‘Nickel and Stainless Steel – Towards the Next 100 Years’.
- February 13, 2012
Brussels - 13 February 2012 The Nickel Institute notes the European Commission's publication of an amended Annex XVII of REACH. The new Annex XVII includes restrictions for 138 classified nickel substances, preventing their sale for consumer use.
- December 08, 2011
The Nickel Institute today announced the appointment of Dr. Veronique Steukers as Director, Global Government Affairs and Advocacy.
- July 21, 2011
The European Court of Justice today found no factor to affect the validity of the European Commission's classification of more than 100 nickel compounds. This judgement means that the existing classifications remain in place.
- January 16, 2009
The Nickel industry has expressed its regret that the European Commission has pushed ahead with its classification of nickel substances, which is not based on sound science and which risks doing irreparable harm to the industry.
- February 08, 2009
The public information forum staged at Esperance by the State Government today was told that nickel exports through the port do not pose a health risk for the town’s residents. Dr Hudson Bates, Executive Director of the Nickel Producers’ Environmental Research Association, said: “Based on the available data there have been no health issues attributable to nickel handling in Esperance.”
- March 06, 2009
Surrounded by some of London’s most famous landmarks, the Nickel Institute President and four spokespeople today briefed the press on the aims and objectives of the organisation in the architecture, building and construction (ABC) sector.
- March 09, 2009
Research does not mean that cheaper coffee is unsafe for you, the reason why you will find nickel in coffee is that nickel is a natural and essential nutrient in all plants – including coffee plants. We therefore consume nickel through food every day of our lives.
- July 03, 2009
The Nickel Institute has announced a change in focus that will result in a modification of its organisational structure. The objective is to refocus the strategic direfction and resources of the Nickel Institute on the defence of nickel markets and the promotion of the use of nickel-containing stainless steels.
- July 14, 2009
The Nickel Institute has welcomed the revised EU Toys Safety Directive that further restricts the use of some chemicals and metals in all toys manufactured and imported into Europe.
- November 18, 2009
On 16 November, the European Commission published the European Union Risk Assessment Report (RAR) for Nickel, Nickel Sulphate, Nickel Carbonate, Nickel Chloride and Nickel Dinitrate.
- April 07, 2010
The Nickel Institute today announced the successful REACH registration of nickel metal and nickel sulphate, eight months before the registration deadline.
- August 18, 2010
The Nickel Institute welcomes the findings of a study by German scientists which shows that nickel binds to a single immune-system protein, one of a group of receptors known as Toll-like receptors, which signals the immune system to trigger an inflammatory response in some people.
- September 28, 2010
The Nickel Institute announced the successful REACH registration of the 13 dossiers of substances covered by the Nickel REACH Consortia. This achievement has been made possible thanks to the excellent work of the Lead Registrants who made a considerable effort to achieve registration well before the dead-line advised by the European Chemical Agency (ECHA).
- December 07, 2010
The Nickel Institute announces the appointment of Dr. Kevin Bradley as its new President effective January 1, 2011, to succeed Stephen Barnett whose term comes to a close on December 31, 2010.