• Conducting heat with polymers

    Materials World magazine
    Polymers designed to capture waste heat may create a cheaper and more efficient alternative for harvesting energy. Shardell Joseph finds out more.
  • Mark Miodownik announced as the first plenary speaker for PVC 2020

    IOM3
    Mark Miodownik MBE FREng FIMMM, a Materials Engineer and Professor of Materials and Society at University College London, UK, has been announced as the first keynote speaker for PVC 2020 taking place in Edinburgh on 20–23 April.
  • UK Recycle Week 2019

    IOM3
    UK Recycle Week takes place on 23–29 September 2019, in association with WRAP with this year’s theme on ‘Recycling. It’s in our own hands’.
  • Jaguar, BASF recycle plastic in I-Pace part prototype

    Materials World magazine
    Recycled materials from BASF’s ChemCycling project might lead to recycled plastic components replacing raw materials in cars.
  • Making freezing cells safer and easier

    Materials World magazine
    A new polymer is helping to make freezing cells safer. Idha Valeur takes a look.
  • Wood stripping process boosts bioplastics

    Materials World magazine
    A process to leach lignin and cellulose from waste wood has been recognised for its potential in bioplastics production. Alex Brinded finds out more.
  • Making new polymers

    Materials World magazine
    Researchers have proven the effectiveness of using machine-learning to develop new polymers, but are calling for more to be done. Ceri Jones reports.
  • Next week IOM3 hosts the biggest global rubber conference in London. Don’t miss out!

    IOM3
    For three days in London, IRC2019 will focus on technical advances in the global rubber market through over 160 talks scheduled across 4 sessions each day. With more than 500 attendees already registered for the event next week, this world-leading event hosted by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) at the Kia Oval Cricket Ground is a fantastic opportunity for global experts to exchange knowledge and ideas in the field as well as network in the heart of the UK.
  • Nominations for 2020 awards open

    IOM3
    Nominations are invited for the 2020 IOM3 awards from 5 September 2020 with the closing date on the 31 January 2019.
  • CEng in a Day Workshops

    IOM3
    The IOM3 Membership Team will be running a series of CEng In a Day workshops at IOM3 London headquarters during the autumn. The workshop provides a day to focus on the key documents that form the application. The morning session gives guidance on the professional review report and in the afternoon members will prepare the technical presentation.

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