CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic ingredients contained in the:
- Cosmetics Regulation Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009;
- Inventory of Cosmetic Ingredients, as amended;
- Opinions on cosmetic ingredients of the Scientific Committee for Consumer Safety (List of SCCS opinions).
CP-DS: Legislation on substances in construction products
CP-DS database - the database is designed to help all interested parties to identify all relevant regulations in the field of dangerous substances in construction products.
Early Warning Tool
Early Warning Tool - survey ending with an indication on the performance of your business and some tips to improve it.
EDEN - European Destinations of Excellence
EDEN - European Destinations of Excellence comprises regular competitions to select an emerging ‘destination of excellence’ based on the commitment to social, cultural, and environmental sustainability. Each competition is based on a specific theme such as rural tourism, aquatic tourism, or accessible tourism.
EIP on Raw Materials
EIP on Raw Materials - the European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials is a stakeholder platform that brings together representatives from industry, public services, academia and NGOs.
The light industries innovation and technology project (ELIIT project) seeks to support textile, clothing, leather and footwear (TCLF) SMEs in enhancing their competitiveness while helping them integrate new technologies in innovative or high added-value products, processes or services.
European SME Week
European SME Week - this campaign promotes enterprise across Europe in line with the Small Business Act for Europe.
European sustainable chemicals - support self-assessment tool
Sustainable chemical production self-assessment tool – a first assessment of the investment readiness level in your region concerning sustainable chemical production.
Guide on crowdfunding
The guide on crowdfunding offers information for small businesses on what crowdfunding is and how to access it.
ICSMS is an internet-supported information and communication system for the pan-European market surveillance.
The KETs Tools are the KETs Observatory, which provides policymakers and business stakeholders with information on the performance of EU countries and competing economies regarding the deployment of KETs, and the KETs Technology Infrastructure web tool, which helps small and medium-sized enterprises find services to help them innovate through KETs.
NANDO-IS – conformity assessment bodies
NANDO-IS – conformity assessment bodies – bodies responsible for conformity assessment of products marketed in the EU.
Notifications under the Services Directive
Notifications of requirements under the Services Directive - Article 15(7) and 39(5)
Public procurement - ex-ante assessment of large infrastructure projects
Ex-ante assessment of large infrastructure projects is a tool used to ask questions, submit notifications and exchange knowledge.
Regulated professions database
Regulated professions database - In every EU country, a number of professions are regulated (e.g. pharmacists or architects). These are professions to which access is conditional upon the possession of specific qualifications or for which the use of a specific title is protected. To make it easier for EU citizens to find information about regulated professions, the European Commission has set up an online database on professional access requirements across the EU.
Small Business Act - database of good practices
Small Business Act - database of good practices - how public authorities across the EU are helping small and medium companies.
SME self-assessment questionnaire
SME self-assessment questionnaire - determine whether your organisation qualifies as a small and medium sized enterprise as defined in the EU Recommendation 2003/361/EC.
Standardisation requests – the public database giving access to the texts of standardisation requests adopted by the Commission and notified to the European standardisation organisations.
TBT notifications – find notifications on technical barriers to trade.
TRIS – national technical regulations
- find notifications
- find national contacts for the 98/34 procedure
- new notifications in specific sectors (subscribe to updates).
Virtual Tourism Observatory
The Virtual Tourism Observatory is a one-stop shop for statistics and studies on tourism at EU level.
It aims to support policy makers, businesses and researchers by:
- providing reliable, comparable and up-to-date data about tourist flows;
- identifying trends and developments in the tourism sector;
- facilitating evidence-based policy making in tourism.