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Kick-Off for Research Project 'Sustainability Data Exchange Hub'

14th February 2012 marks the official launch date of the research project ‚Sustainability Data Exchange Hub‘ (shortened: SustainHub). All members of the project consortium, consisting of organizations from business and academia, congregated in Stuttgart, Germany, under the direction of the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation.

The SustainHub project, which is partially funded under the ‚Seventh Framework Programme‘ of the European Commission, is scheduled for a duration of three years. It's goal is to develop an integrated system for the exchange of sustainbility data in supply chains.