Mind the cellulose gap - textile fibres from wood give alternative to cotton

Materials World magazine
Ledetta Asfa-Wossen reports on the use of wood fibres as an alternative to cotton, viscose or Tencel fibres

Back to aluminium - light metals remain vital for automotive lightweighting

Materials World magazine
Aluminium’s crucial role in automotive lightweighting was highlighted at the Future Automotive Body Structures seminar

The 3D printing revolution: head to head - huge potential or exaggerated abilities?

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Mark Miodownik and Craig Vickers debate additive manufacturing
The European Space Agency is testing the use of 3D printing to create a lunar base

3D printing – material wise to grain size

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Eoin Redahan finds out about the future of additive manufacturing at the 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Industrial Applications Summit

Mining Eurasia - MINEX conference

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A roundup of the London MINEX conference