• Schools and Student Starpack Awards 2019

    The Starpack Schools and Student Awards took place at the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining in London on 26 June 2019 hosted by radio presenter and event host Andy Miller. This year, the awards welcomed entries from Year 7 up to AS Level, and with 190 entries to judge there was no shortage of excellent work. The judges awarded 32 highly commended, 19 bronze, 24 silver and 15 gold stars.
  • IOM3 publishes 2018 Annual Report

    The Institute has published its Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2018. The report highlights the Institute's activities in 2018, covering all departments, local societies and technical communities. The report also features IOM3 award winners and events.
  • Q&A – Cynthia Adu

    Over the next few months, we will be profiling each of our appointed advisors about their career highlights, current roles and their hopes for the TCB in 2019-2020. This month, we start with Cynthia Adu who will cover the lifecycle.
  • Pride in STEM

    On the 5 July 2019 marks LGBTQ+ in science, technology, engineering, and maths (STEM). The aim of the day is to help raise awareness and increase support for diversity and inclusion in STEM to ensure global awareness.
  • Energy and the Environment - Materials Making the Difference, 27 June, Leicester

    East Midlands Materials Society
    Register now for this most topical of conferences! Details on the East Midlands Materials Society website . The event is co-sponsored by the IOM3 Energy Materials Group and the Society...
  • Winners announced for PVC redesigned competition 2019

    The winner of the VinylPlus UK, IOM3 and MaDE 2019 PVC Redesigned competition has been announced.
  • Assurances for an Environment Act signed by IOM3

    IOM3 has joined other organisations, environmental, academic and professional groups to publish a shared view of how the Government's planned Environment Bill can help 'put sustainability at the heart of...
  • Packaging chain responds to Government consultations

    IOM3 along with 46 other organisations with an array of backgrounds including UK manufacturers, retailers, brands, councils, recyclers, reprocessors, materials organisations, leading institutions, and representative bodies have collectively signed a letter from the packaging value chain on how to contribute to shaping the delivery of the recent consultations.
  • IOM3 responds to Government Resource and Waste Strategy Consultations

    IOM3 has prepared a response on the following consultations on Plastic packaging tax, Packaging waste: changing the UK producer responsibility system for packaging waste and Introducing a deposit return scheme (DRS) for containers.
  • Finalists for Design Innovation in Plastics 2019 Awards announced

    Five young designers have been shortlisted by a judging panel for the final of the Design Innovation in Plastics competition in July 2019