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Science for policy

The main website of the European Commission's Joint Research Centre. The JRC provides independent, evidence-based science and knowledge, supporting EU policies to positively impact society.

What we do

Publications Repository

Our scientific publications with free digital access are published in the Publications Repository: Science-for-Policy reports, articles, technical reports and other scientific outputs.

Tools and laboratories

We manage knowledge and provide research using laboratories and scientific tools in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policies.

Working with us

Read more about our worldwide partnerships and collaborations and scientific networks. Look for cooperation opportunities and find information about job opportunities with us.


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Food fraud: How genuine is your honey?

Highly sensitive testing methods applied by the JRC reveal that 46% of honey imported in the EU may be adulterated. The suspicion of fraud results from an EU coordinated action.

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