Forest waste unlocks brick potential

Spanish researchers have developed a way to use human waste as an admixture in ceramics, a method that could have industrial and environmental benefits.
tube of suntan lotion

Bright future for UV-cream

Clay and mushrooms are now being blended for use in sunscreens.

Polymers in Future Transport seminar - presentations available to download

During the Interplas show the Materials KTN, in collaboration with The Polymer Society, held a seminar showcasing new and novel developments in polymeric materials that will be used in future transport - the presentations from this are now available to download.

Proposals sought for 'intelligent' packaging technology

Proposals are sought for 'intelligent' packaging technology that can warn the end-user that perishable products have exceeded acceptable limits.

The Fabrication and Erection of The Shard London Bridge

Evening lecture of the EU's tallest building on Tuesday 18th October