Sustainability database

Research

Green Metallurgy

Green Metallurgy

Developing light-weight magnesium-based structural elements that can be used in place of automotive parts made of steel or cast iron. Use of such components would result in a substantial (65%) weight reduction of cars leading to reduced fuel consumption.

http://www.sustainable-systems.org.uk/project.php?item=20

Budget: 
£31,600.00
Project date: 
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 to Saturday, August 31, 2013