• Press Release: Vehicle 2.0 vs. Material 2.0 Press Release: Vehicle 2.0 vs. Material 2.0
    Future directions on the vehicle life cycle
    - End of life vehicles
    - The ELV recycling chain
  • Swot Analasys of S_LIFE regions Swot Analasys of S_LIFE regions
    Complementarity of strengths and similarity of weaknesses.
    General Opportunities and Threats
  • Strategic Research Agenda Strategic Research Agenda
    Implementing Research, Development and Innovation
    to reach higher levels of material Efficiency.
  • Joint Action Plan Joint Action Plan
    Interregional projects proposed in a Joint Action Plan
    The aim being to progress towards the goal set in the Vision Document
  • Vision Document Vision Document
    Visions on material efficiency along the future automotive life cycle. Material efficient vehicle value chain in 2030
  • Imageflyer S_LIFE Imageflyer S_LIFE
    Short overview on the project and partners.
  • Press Release (english) Press Release (english)
    S_LIFE project proposes long‐term research and innovation driven strategies as well as a Joint Action Plan to affect long term‐change greening the transport/automotive economy.
  • Press Release (german) Press Release (german)
    EU-Projekt S_LIFE gestartet
    - Nachhaltigkeit im Automobilbau
    - Technologische Lösungen für den gesamten Produktzyklus
    - Förderung im 7. Forschungsrahmenprogramm der EU
  • Press release: 1st Public Conference S_LIFE Press release: 1st Public Conference S_LIFE
    More than 40 representatives from industry, authorities and scientific institutes participated to the S_LIFE conference in Mulhouse, which was focusing on sustainability, resource efficiency, CO₂ emission reduction in production and vehicle life cycle, material innovations as well as the dismantling and recycling of end-of-life cars.
FP7 - seventh framework programme
European Union
The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme FP7 under grant agreement n° 285811.