MIS Industrial Visit

Energy Transition Group
Mining Institute of Scotland Industrial Visit to Elastomer Manufacture Facility

Wightman runs away with prizes at Student Starpack Awards

Blair Wightman, studying Visual Communications at Adam Smith College, Kirkcaldy, took a Gold Star for his "Food on the Go - Japanese" entry into the Student Starpack Awards 2010

WTS Journal now available online

The Wood Technology Society
The latest issue of IWSc -The Wood Technology Society's Journal has now been published under its new name of the International Wood Products Journal.
Image courtesy of Gyou-Jin Cho/Sunchon National University

Smart tracking with nanotubes

Packaging Professional magazine
A printable nano-based tag that can be invisibly embedded in packaging could provide a cost-effective tracking solution, say researchers at Rice University, USA, and Sunchon National University (SNU) in Korea.

Putting up barriers

Packaging Professional magazine
Coatings that enhance the barrier properties of bio-based polymers and improve the recyclability of conventional packaging materials for dried food and pharmaceutical blister packs are being explored at VTT Technical Research Centre in Finland.