• Fifth Energy Materials Lecture

    Registrations are now open for the Fifth Energy Materials Lecture - Materials for Energy Storage in Electric Vehicles and Low Carbon Grids - Opportunities and Challenges.
  • Royal Society Fellowship awarded to Professor Robin Grimes CEng FIMMM

    Congratulations to Professor Robin Grimes CEng FIMMM, who was among fifty eminent scientists to be elected as fellows of the Royal Society. Grimes joined the ranks of scientists for his outstanding contribution to research and innovation.
  • Announcement of the IOM3 Awards 2018

    Congratulations to the winners of the IOM3 Awards 2018.
  • The Saudi Arabia of lithium

    Wealth Minerals’ Stefan Schauss talks to Khai Trung Le about mining in Chile, and the country’s significance in securing global lithium supply.
  • Critical supplies

    The pressure on resources, such as lithium and cobalt, used in lithium-ion batteries is rising. Kathryn Allen examines how this will impact ability to source these materials.
  • Apple's recycling robot Daisy for iPhones

    Apple's robot can disassemble scrapped iPhones to reclaim valuable materials for reuse.
  • Women into Fellowship - Q&A

    As part of its ongoing Membership Growth Initiative, the Institute is pleased to announce the launch of its latest project – Women into Fellowship. Through this initiative IOM3 will be encouraging appropriately experienced women members and other women within the Materials Cycle communities to apply for the IOM3 Fellowship grade. To understand more about this project, we caught up with Ian Bowbrick, the Institute’s Director of Professional Development and Membership.
  • Calling time at IOM3

    Dr Bernie Rickinson, IOM3 Chief Executive, has confirmed to Trustees and the principal boards of the Institute his intent to retire from the Institute at the end of 2018.
  • Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy, Vol. 127, No. 2

    Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy , Vol. 127, No. 2, 03 Apr 2018 is now available. Members can read for free.
  • Materials Innovation at MRE2018

    The Materials Research Exchange & Investor Showcase ( MRE2018) was held at the Business Design Centre in London on 12-13 March. I n supporting this two-day event, IOM3 provided prizes for the student posters generated for the event.