Who should attend?
Anyone involved in material extraction or utilisation of materials that wish to expand their understanding of where raw materials come from and the associated processes and environmental impacts.
- On completion of the course attendees will be able to describe the origins of materials resources and mechanisms of mineral formation
- Gain an appreciation of the methodologies for resource, recovery, use and recycling at end of life
- Gain an appreciation of the environmental impact of resource exploitation
- Resource geology
- Cement and concrete
- Ceramics and clays
- Environmental implications
- Recycle, reuse, refuse
comment If you would like to discuss specific content, then we can arrange an informal discussion with the course tutor.