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All the whey - packaging made from dairy products

Markus Schmid, Florian Wild and Karin Agulla, all of the Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV, Freising, Germany, outline the initial results of a project to produce recyclable and biodegradable packaging from dairy products.
Ian Bowbrick

Ian Bowbrick CEng CEnv FIMMM (Profile)

Ian Bowbrick has experienced more than his share of variety in a career which has seen him working for the last 20 years in engineering education, following a period in industry starting as a technician and ending up as a Production Manager.

Legal minefield - due diligence for mining companies

Mining companies that are expanding operations to different countries must ensure they have the correct legal guidance suitable for the location. Andrew Wright, Head of Public Markets for law firm Cobbetts LLP, outlines the issues.

Annie Dallison CEnv FIMMM (Profile)

Annie Dallison has a passion for packaging that has made her true to this industry throughout her working life.

Nick Younger FREng FIMMM (Obit)

Nick Younger was born on 23 December 1934, and died in April 2010. He devoted his career to the realisation of new metallurgical processes.