Plastic composites – living up to the hype

Materials World magazine
Fibre-reinforced plastic has huge potential, but it must overcome some challenges

Concrete fears - chloride-induced corrosion in reinforced concrete

Materials World magazine
The ingress of chloride into concrete can be costly

British Composites Society - Student Paper Award

New British Composites Society IOM3 Student Paper Award

In question: the emphasis on plastic recyclability

Materials World magazine
With sustainability a chief concern in the packaging industry, is the heavy focus on recycling proportionate? We hear two opinions

The world’s tallest wooden skyscraper?

Materials World magazine
Architectural firm SOM is looking at making skyscrapers sustainable, by making them out of cross-laminated timber