As the most recent effort by EU to curb imports of illegally sourced timber, the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR) raises important questions concerning

the international timber trade. For its successful implementaion, it is cruical to identify and classify various actors involved and examine the roles they play.  By AlexandruGiurca, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, and RagnerJonsson, Institute for Environment and Sustainability, European Commission


As the manufacturing sector embraces Industry 4.0, it is time for manufacturers to consider the benefits offered by software solutions which allow them to create complex and customised solutions that customers demand. By Simon Zhu, Horst Klaus Software (China)


The increase in industrial production and machine operation speed has intensified noise generation in workshops. There is a need to ensure proper practices to protect workers from diseases associated with noise. By Vasiliki Dimou, Demokrition University of Thrace

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