Succeeding with Sustainability

Thursday 26 May 2022 (08:00-09:00)

UoB Business Club Breakfast Briefing Webinar

Uob Business Club -  Virtual Breakfast Briefings  Succeeding with Sustainability  May 26th 2022 - 8am-9am

Join UoB Business Club to find out more about how investing in sustainability could be a key to future success. Hear from industry experts about how the use and development of low-carbon products and processes could be of a real benefit to your business.

NetZero and sustainability are only going to get more and more important and vital to the every day running of your company with costs increasing and resources running out. The University of Birmingham has an ERDF funded business support programme designed and created to help SMEs meet that challenge.



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About ARLI

ARLI brings together a team of experienced academics and engineers to support businesses in developing cost-effective products and processes, which provide energy-efficiency gains in the use of raw and waste materials. The project, delivered through the School of Engineering, aims to identify waste streams, or other materials that could be transformed into higher value goods for construction and other manufacturing industry applications.

The ARLI areas of expertise are:

Reducing raw material useA scientist working with equipment in a laboratory.

Material substitution & waste reduction

Reuse of waste streams

Geotechnical engineering including buried infrastructure

Infrastructure monitoring and assessment

Erosion detection and monitoring

Design for disassembly

Sustainability in the supply chain

Resulting in:

Generation of new materials from waste – spurring growth through the commercialisation of novel products

Address acute raw material deficiencies which are crippling industrial supply chains.

Aid efficiency and improve environmental impact, with cost-effective solutions realised through reduced carbon emissions

Better infrastructure asset management

Preventative maintenance

About UoB Business Club

The University of Birmingham Business Club is a network that gives businesses and academics the opportunity to meet and develop mutually beneficial collaborations. The Club's Breakfast Briefings are themed around business-relevant presentations and networking time. The event is free of charge with refreshments provided and the University's business engagement team on hand to answer any questions.

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