News and Events


  • Watch the final video presenting the success of the MUST project
  • Watch this video from European Coatings introducing the MUST project
  • News release in the Materials Blog of the European Commission about the successful “LCA/Risk workshop in Brussels


  1. Final must workshop on active protective coatings “Solutions and Expectations”, 9. May 2012, Frankfort, Germany. Organised by MUST, Agenda
  2. Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) & risk Analysis in Nanomaterials-related NMP projects, 2. March 2011, Brussels, Belgium. Organised by MUST IST and SteinBeis Advanced Risk Technologies, supported by EU-VRI EEIG,  KMM-VIN and EuMAT
  3. 2nd "MUST" - Workshop: Self-healing Coatings: Effectiveness and Implementation. 28. June 2010, Noordwijk, The Netherlands
  4. “Advanced concepts in corrosion protection for light weight alloys and steel using Cr(VI) free nanostructured hybrid coatings” MULTIPROTECT and MUST, Munich, January 21st - 22nd , 2009.

Training Courses

  1. TRAINING COURSE - Adhesives (SIKA AG – Zurich Switzerland) March, 17-18 2011.
  2. TRAINING COURSE – Adhesion (University of Paderborn – Paderborn, Germany) August 31 – September 2, 2010.
  3. TRAINING COURSE - Nanocontainers Modification (Max-Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Golm/Potsdam, Germany) 15-16 October, 2009 .
  4. MUST TRAINING COURSE "Cleaning & Pre-treatment for automotive applications and risk evaluation".
  5. MUST: Project TRAINING COURSES on "Cleaning & Pre-treatment" will take place at premises of Chemetall, Frankfurt, Germany and on "Risk Analysis of new products and technologies" at Steinbeis Advanced Risk Technologies GmbH , Stuttgart, Germany, on 9-12 March 2009.
  6. Visit to  Daimler´s Mercedes-Benz plant of Sindelfingen - March, 13.
  7. TRAINING COURSE on Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal – 6-7 November 2008.



Published December 10, 2008

This project has been funded with support from the European Commission