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Automotive Materials Summit, Gothenburg 23 May 2019.

Automotive Division
Announcing the first Automotive Materials Summit to be held at the Clarion Hotel Post in Gothenburg, Sweden on the 23 May 2019. This one-day Summit will provide a platform where...

The black widow's steel strength web

Materials World magazine
Understanding how black widow spiders transform proteins into fibres as strong as steel may help scientists create strong synthetic materials. Idha Valeur reports.

New process for bark utilisation

Materials World magazine
A new process for extracting tannins from softwood bark has been discovered, making it possible to use the full material. Idha Valeur reports.

Patent of the Month – extreme heat

Materials World magazine
A new patent can help aircraft carriers withstand extreme temperatures, by Patent Attorney, Gemma McGeough from Withers & Rogers.

How we talk about plastics

Materials World magazine
Plastics can be recyclable, compostable biodegradeable – but what do these really mean? Stuart Patrick breaks down single-use plastics.

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