REACH in the final stretch

Materials World magazine
The REACH Regulation received its first reading in the European Parliament in November 2005. Amendments to the draft were submitted by the metals industries, concerned about classification and labelling and the effects on international trade in minerals, ores, scrap and finished articles and on new material and product development.

Nod to nuclear power?

Materials World magazine
The pros and cons of a new nuclear programme in the UK are discussed with reference to alternative renewable technologies such as photovoltaics, conventional coal- and gas-fired stations and issues relating to nuclear waste disposal.

Winter 2005: Society for Adhesion and Adhesives One Day Symposium on 'Bonding of Composite Materials'

The Society for Adhesion & Adhesives
A full report on the Society for Adhesion and Adhesives one-day symposium on Bonding of Composite Materials .

SAA General Meeting Minutes for 2005

The Society for Adhesion & Adhesives
Minutes of the General Meeting of the Society for Adhesion and Adhesives held during the Adhesion '05 Conference at St. Catherine's College Oxford on 7th September 2005. Nominations for the SAA Board also included.

Young Persons’ World Lecture Competition 2005

The Younger Members Committee organised the first Young Persons' World Lecture Competition, the final heat of which took place at the Institute's headquarters at Carlton House Terrace on Tuesday 21 June 2005. The competition was supported by Rolls-Royce plc.