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TechMet: Exeter awarded pioneering new Circular Economy Centre in Technology Metals

The University of Exeter will lead a pioneering new research centre, designed to revolutionize how crucial metals are extracted, used and reused in clean and digital technologies across the UK. 

Professor Frances Wall, from the University of Exeter and who will lead the project said: “This opportunity is really exciting because we bring together all the disciplines ranging from geology, chemistry, engineering to social science and business to consider the whole system.” 

The Centre will bring together experts from the Universities of Exeter, Birmingham, Manchester, Leicester and the British Geological Survey, as well as 40 partner companies and organisations. 

Read the press release here

Date: 20 January 2021

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