JRC virtual laboratory tours

Step inside a JRC laboratory and find out how we work!

Take a 360° tour to the European Commission JRC Visitors' Centre

Discover the wealth of independent research that has been conducted over the last 60 years.

Take a virtual tour of the Battery Testing Facilities Laboratory

EU scientists ensure that European citizens have access to battery products that are highly efficient, affordable, safe, sustainable, recyclable and globally competitive.

Take a virtual tour of the EU Laboratory for Structural Assessment

JRC scientists research the effect of earthquakes on buildings and building materials.

Take a virtual tour of the European Microwave Signature Laboratory

Discover how EU scientists investigate how to prevent harmful electromagnetic interference on your portable devices, Wi-Fi access points and satellite navigation receivers.

Take a virtual tour of the Nanobiotechnology Laboratory

Discover how EU scientists contribute to reducing uncertainties about the potential impact of nanomaterials on health and the environment.

Take a virtual tour of the Food Contact Materials Laboratory

Discover how EU scientists develop test methods and guidelines to protect our food from chemicals that could be transferred from the materials they come in contact with.

Take a virtual tour of the Water Laboratory

Discover how EU scientists characterise different types of water to examine if it contains chemicals released by human activities. 

Take a virtual tour of the Vehicle Emissions Laboratory

JRC scientists perform tests to determine the amount of key pollutants from the exhaust emissions that may pose a risk to human health and the environment.  

Take a virtual tour of the European Solar Test Installation

EU scientists research the factors influencing the cost effectiveness of solar technologies. 

Take a virtual tour of the Gas Testing Laboratory

This facility is one of the few in Europe that carries out performance tests on high pressure tanks for hydrogen vehicle.

Take a virtual tour of the Nuclear Forensic Laboratory

Nuclear forensics provides information on nuclear material of unknown origin that has been intercepted during illicit trafficking or nuclear smuggling

Take a virtual tour of the laboratory for Reference Materials

JRC is one of the major producers of reference materials worldwide

Take a virtual tour of the European Crisis Management Laboratory

JRC scientists develop  tools and technologies that  collect, analyse and make sense of a huge amount of information from various sources when disaster strikes.