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ABMEC calls for STEM subjects to revive economy – raises value of mining

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AMBEC has issued a statement calling for Britain to be more self-sufficient and responsive to outside market forces through STEM. Christine Blackmore BSc MSc CEnv CSci FIMMM IOM3 Vice President and IOM3 Mining Technology Division Chair responds.
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2021 grants for aluminium can recycling from packaging experts

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The Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI), national trade association of the metal can manufacturing industry and its suppliers in the USA, will make grants available in 2021 to material recovery facilities for aluminium can capture equipment, helping ensure used beverage cans are accurately sorted, sold and recycled.

Wood Science Success - IOM3 Training Academy

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Heather Olley was a recent success from the Institute’s Training Academy

West Burton C Power Station granted development consent

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The application for the proposed West Burton C Power Station, a new gas-fired peaking plant power station, has been granted development consent by the UK Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.
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First delivery of naphtha to new Finland cavern

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Borealis’ new facility allows for naphtha delivery by marine vessel and rail while supporting production of renewable polyolefins.