When it comes to sustainable metals we need both eyes open

Wednesday 13th September 2023
13:20  -  14:05

Theatre :  Made in the UK 

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In this thought-provoking panel discussion, we draw inspiration from the groundbreaking book “Sustainable Materials with Both Eyes Open” by Allwood, Cullen, et al. to explore the critical importance of adopting sustainable practices in the materials industry.

Our panelists will delve into the core principles laid out in the book and their implications for fostering a circular economy, reducing carbon footprints, and minimising waste generation. We will explore the potential of sustainable materials in shaping the design, manufacturing, and consumption processes, enabling us to create more eco-friendly products without compromising on performance and functionality.

Katherine Adams, Technical Director atKatherine Adams Technical Director
Alliance for Sustainable Building Products
Laura Baker, Head, Product Management & Development at Tata Steel UKLaura Baker Head, Product Management & Development
Tata Steel UK
Richard Curry, Programme Manager SUSTAIN at Swansea UniversityRichard Curry Research Programme Manager SUSTAIN
Swansea University

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