Checking in on the industry’s commitment to scrap single-use plastic

Materials World magazine
Academics from the University of Surrey assess how industry-leading companies are responding to demands from the public to move away from single-use plastic and whether their pledges will result in real action in a new report. Idha Valeur finds out more.

IOM3 President Serena Best awarded 2019 Armourers and Brasiers’ Award

IOM3 is pleased to announce that our President, Professor Serena Best CBE FREng FIMMM, has received the 2019 Armourers and Brasiers’ Award from the Royal Academy of Engineering for successfully using biomaterials to replace and help to regenerate human tissue.

Preparing for the steel industry awards

Materials World magazine
The shortlist has been announced for the World Steel Association's Steelie Awards, celebrating innovation and excellence across the steel industry. Ceri Jones finds out more.

Drax gets approval for gas modification at Selby

Materials World magazine
Coal is set to demise at a power station in North Yorkshire, in a bid to meet government targets.

Visit IOM3 at Advanced Engineering 2019

IOM3 and the British Composites Society are for another year supporting the Advanced Engineering show taking place at the NEC on 30–31 October. We will be providing information about our activities in composites and other sectors relevant to advanced engineering, membership of IOM3, our technical and library services, publications and how we can help you progress your career.