Rockwool warns government HPL cladding and its testing

Materials World magazine
Calls for the removal of HPL cladding have recently been expressed to UK government amid claims that the laboratory tests used for the material are flawed. Shardell Joseph finds out more.

A new pier has opened for a comfortable commute

Materials World magazine
London’s new Royal Wharf Pier opens to offer a more attractive commute.

Implementing safer mining practices to reduce lead poisoning

Materials World magazine
In response to records of lead poisoning fatalities in artisanal mining, a project setup to achieve safer mining practices has published its first results. Shardell Joseph finds out more.

Cooling the sintering process in ceramic production for carbon reduction

Materials World magazine
A new techno-economic analysis highlights the extent of the benefits of implementing cold sintering processes in ceramic manufacturing. Shardell Joseph finds out more.

Vale to use artificial intelligence at its nickel mine

Materials World magazine
Mining company, Vale, plans to use machine-learning and artificial intelligence to explore for new areas to drill. Idha Valeur reports.