ICMM publishes new guide on Mining and Indigenous Peoples

International Mining & Minerals Association
The ICMM has released "Good Practice Guide: Indigenous Peoples and Mining" to help members and other mining companies navigate through the complexities associated with mining near indigenous communities.

New BIS Showcase of Low Carbon Manufactured Products includes Low Carbon Tableware

The Ceramics Society
A new exhibition showcasing UK-manufactured low carbon products has been unveiled. The exhibition includes hospitality tableware produced by Dudsons with the lowest carbon footprint of any ceramic hospitality tableware manufactured anywhere in the world.

Advancing helmet design

Defence, Safety and Security Committee
The IOM3 Defence, Safety and Security Committee has organised a student competition to design next generation protective police helmets.

11th Triennial International Conference on the Science and Technology of Adhesion and Adhesives

The Society for Adhesion & Adhesives
Short Abstract submission date changed to the end of December

Turning up the heat on printability - extrusion-coated paper

Materials World magazine
The print quality of extrusion-coated paper has been improved through flame treatment, says a group of researchers in Finland.