Barrie Hayes [right] presented with the de Bruyne medal by Dr. Philippe Michaud of Huntsman

Outstanding formulator awarded the 2008 de Bruyne Medal

The Society for Adhesion & Adhesives
Barrie James Hayes, formerly of the Bonded Structures Division of Ciba and Ciba Speciality Chemicals, both of Duxford, Cambridgeshire in the UK, is the 2008 recipient of the de Bruyne medal.

Carbon Footprints on Beer Cans

Sapporo Breweries to put Carbon Footprint on product labels.

Boost Your Career in Science and Engineering workshop

The Younger Members' Committee is supporting Boost Your Career in Science and Engineering, an IOM3 event to be held on 21 January 2009, focusing on career development and improving communication in the field of science and engineering.

Waste Reduction Report from House of Lords Select Committee

A distinguished Committee of Lords reviewed written evidence submitted to their Consultation on Waste Reduction. They invited representatives to answer questions to help them complete their review. The report was issued on 20th August 2008.

Design Innovation in Plastics competition opens

The Design Innovation in Plastics competition, which this year focuses on sustainability, is open for entries until 17 October. The award is jointly organised by IOM3 and the Worshipful Company of Horners.