Who are we?
Loughborough is a fantastic place to study and work, boasting
unrivalled sporting achievement, internationally acclaimed research
and outstanding teaching quality - attributes that helped us to
secure the prestigious Sunday Times '2008/2009 University of the
The Loughborough research effort is based at the Centre for
Sustainable Manufacturing and Reuse/Recycling technologies SMART, which is a part of
the Wolfson School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering.
Where are we?
Loughborough is at the heart of England in the northernmost part
of the county of Leicestershire and being centrally placed it is
well served by road, rail and air. You can find out details of how
to get to us here.
What do we do?
Centre for SMART was established in 2004 with a remit to advance
technologies related to sustainable manufacture and to promote
effective end-of-life product retirement strategies in the wake of
European legislation and corporate social responsibility. The group
has a wide range of expertise in life-cycle assessment, sustainable
design, resource efficient manufacturing, sustainable business
models and end-of-life processing and recycling technologies.
How can you find out more?
You can find out more by visiting out website, where you can find
out about our research activities.
Phone: +44 (0)1509 263171