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Gold mining at Oro Verde, a pioneering small-scale initiative in the rain forests of Columbia. Photograph: PR

Mercury – a growing, menacing toxic legacy

The serious health problems faced by small scale artisanal gold miners through their continued use of mercury for gold recovery and refining, resulting in the release of highly toxic, bio-accumulating mercury compounds into the environment and into the human food chain, are discussed in this article by MPEM Board member, Mike Brooks

Materials Science book sale

Numerous materials science books on sale for IOM3 members
Materials Science and Technology - Journal of the Month

Materials Science and Technology: Journal of the Month

Maney Publishing
Maney Publishing are featuring Materials Science and Technology as Journal of the Month throughout November 2013

Power from the Sea - Wind, Wave and Tide?

Sheffield Metallurgical and Engineering Association
Evening lecture on Tuesday 19th November