UK seeking CO2 trading increase

According to a leaked document the UK Government is requesting the right to purchase up to 50% of its CO 2 reduction target from other sources.

Materials Literature Review Prize open for entries

The Institute’s Materials Literature Review Prize is accepting entries for the 2009 competition until 15 October.

Members' input sought on radioactive waste management

Members' reponses to questions posed by the Committee on Radioactive Waste Management are invited.

UK students should join the gold rush

The Packaging Society
Where are all the future British designers? IOP: The Packaging Society is calling for a better showing from UK colleges and universities in the Student Starpack Awards 2009.

Easy access to tablets

Packaging Professional magazine
A one-piece polyethylene flip-top closure for cylindrical tablet or pill containers that consumers can open with one hand is in development.