Construction sector welcomes waste to resource report

Forticrete, Mineral Building Association and others have expressed support for a recent Government report exploring waste as a valuable resource.

Divers working to remove waste from Sizewell A

A new project at Sizewell nuclear power station, UK, is using specialist scuba divers over a 10-month period.

Funding new battery technology

As part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge fund, £25 million is available for the development of new battery technology. Ellis Davies reports.

Timber 2018 – Deadline for abstracts 16 February 2018

The event will provide a forum to present academic and industrial research in timber. A poster session will allow additional opportunities to showcase early-stage research and demonstrate industrial product development.

Materials Protecting the Environment seminar set for 21 February

The Materials Protecting Society seminar series has confirmed Tom Heap, Science Broadcaster for BBC Countryfile, as the keynote speaker for the second event, Materials Protecting the Environment, on 21 February 2018 at 297 Euston Road, London.