Nickel Magazine: Current Issue

August 2016



  • Why wasting water is a global issue
  • How nickel contributes to saving water
  • Water desalination
  • Sewage treatment plant
  • Covering Chernobyl with a new shelter
  • Metalmorphosis



Nickel-containing stainless steel pint cups debut at Glastonbury Music Festival

August 03, 2016 - Glastonbury, UK - At the world renowned music festival that took place in June, it's not only music that matters. Organisers and the audience share a common goal to make the event cleaner and greener and this year Michael Eavis, the organiser, worked with Outokumpu Stainless to introduce sustainable, recyclable stainless steel pint cups for beer instead.

Nickel stakeholders gather in Beijing

July 11, 2016 - On 29 June, in Beijing, representatives from China's nickel industry associations, Member companies, downstream users of nickel and research institutes, gathered to discuss the prospects and opportunities for nickel and to enhance cooperation along the nickel supply chain.

US NACD round table examines routes to reducing nickel allergy

June 30, 2016 - On June 23, the Nickel Institute facilitated a workshop on nickel allergy and the path forward to reduce the incidence of nickel allergic contact dermatitis (NACD) in the general population. Held in Chicago, the event gathered leading U.S. dermatologists, scientists, metallurgists, downstream users of nickel, industry representatives and regulatory experts