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Professor Allwood challenges automotive industry on steel recycling

Professor Julian Allwood used his position as keynote speaker at the 16th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2016, to challenge the industry on the quality of its raw scrap. Speaking to an audience of industry delegates and politicians, Professor Allwood said: “The European steel industry is facing disaster...

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Letter in Nature

Nature have published a letter from Professor Julian Allwood, challenging unreasonable optimism about 'new' energy technologies. The letter calls on us to reconsider our habits in energy and material use as a first priority in addressing climate change.

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Comment article in Nature: Sustainable Materials

Professor Julian Allwood has published a new comment article in Nature Reviews, Materials entitled 'Sustainable Materials'. "Materials influence every aspect of the energy system; therefore, as well as developing new materials for energy generation, materials scientists should engage in public debate about the limitations...

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