Through our MineralsUK Centre, we carry out research on a range of topics related to the sustainable development of mineral resources.
Working with partners from academia and industry, our research portfolio includes metallogenesis, resource management and security of supply issues.
Much of our research is underpinned by our internationally respected mineral statistics database and our position as the major UK provider of national spatial and statistical minerals information.
This team investigates the dispersal of toxic heavy metals and metalloids from abandoned metal mines, and contaminated land in general.
This team carries out research on a broad range of minerals-related topics of international importance.
This team carries out applied research on issues related primarily to the security of supply of UK mineral resources.