Institute of Making


The Institute of Making is a multidisciplinary research club for those interested in the made world: from makers of molecules to makers of buildings, synthetic skin to spacecraft, soup to diamonds, socks to cities. Membership of and day-to-day access to the Institute is available to all UCL staff and students. Learn more

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Designing-out Plastic Waste

Designing-out Plastic Waste

This project brings together a diverse team of UCL researchers interested in solving the plastic waste problem. Our aim is to develop ways to design-out waste from plastic packaging and create new business opportunities. More


Well, this is one way to achieve a ‘thigh gap’

16:47, Aug 21st

Zoe Laughlin

If you are in Melbourne Australia - this exhibition on Plastic Waste looks pretty pretty good:…

19:47, Jul 30th

Mark Miodownik