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10/07/19

Perspectives on a better future for plastics

As part of Raw Materials: Plastics at Nunnery Gallery, London E3

27/06/19

Plastic Fantastic!

Reinvigorate your love of plastics at the Institute of Making's Festival of Stuff

27/06/19

The Problem with Plastics

Hear Mark Miodownik talk plastics this Friday 27 June, 7–8pm

07/06/19

Exploring the idea of a circular economy

Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Summit 2019 at London's Roundhouse, Thursday 13 June

15/05/19

Unwrapping the Packaging Problem

Insightful discussion with Everyday Plastic at the British Library

15/05/19

Hear our perspectives on a better future for plastics

Discussion event at Bow Arts, 18 July 2019, from 7pm

Plastic Waste Innovation Hub

About Us

The Plastic Waste Hub

We are a multidisciplinary team of researchers, including scientists, engineers, designers, and social scientists, taking a design-led approach to the issue of plastic waste.

Our core team

Former Team Members

Dr Kimberley Chandler

Dr Leona Leipold

Dr Candace Partridge

Projects

Multidisciplinary

  • Public policy
  • Behaviour change
  • Economics
  • Design
  • Chemistry
  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Digital
  • Materials Science

Global outlook

  • Researchers
  • Shoppers
  • Businesses
  • NGOs
  • Teachers
  • Department for International Development (DFID)
  • Schools
  • Students
  • Families

Contact Us

UCL Plastic Waste Innovation Hub

Level 2, 90 Tottenham Court Road

London. W1T 4TJ

hello@plasticwastehub.org.uk