Sustainability & environment resources

A gateway to content and resources related to whole material lifecycle thinking and sustainable practices, for the benefit of the wider environment.

Managing materials use is fundamental to our economic and environmental future.

Revaluating materials’ use throughout their life cycle enables efficient use, reduced environmental impacts and assures resource availability.

 

Sustainability & environment news

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Sustainability & environment resources

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Upcoming events

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  • Free

NMA Lunchtime Seminars: Natural Materials in Anthropology

The next webinar in the NMA Lunchtime series.

  • CPD hours

The role of resource efficiency for achieving climate neutrality

This event forms part of Sustainable Futures Week. The first day of the series will explore the role of resource efficiency and the transition to a more circular economy in reaching net zero.

  • CPD hours

The role of resource efficiency and the circular economy

This event forms part of Sustainable Futures Week. The first day of the series will explore the role of resource efficiency and the transition to a more circular economy in reaching net zero.

Information services

Are you looking for information or advice on materials? Our Information Services team can help you find relevant articles and literature from our extensive library collections and provide signposting to sources of advice.  

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IOM3 awards

Nominations for the 2022 IOM3 Awards & Prizes will open in October 2021

IOM3 recognises achievements and contributions to the profession through a range of annual Awards, Medals and Prizes. The awards cover a range of subject areas, career stages and types of contribution.

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Latest job vacancies

Chair of Trustees – IOM3 Pension Scheme

  • Closing date: 31 Jul 2021

The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining is seeking to appoint a new Chair of Pension Trustees for its defined benefit pension scheme.

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IOM3 communities active in sustainability & environment

Packaging Society

Wood Technology Society