Food and Drink

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Glasgow’s higher and further education institutions offer excellent food and drink courses, ensuring access to a highly skilled workforce.   Several food companies have invested heavily in recent years, including Allied Bakeries, McGhee’s and Robert Wiseman Dairies. Glasgow is home to many multinational organisations in the drink sector, in distilling, blending and bottling.

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Food research and microbial analysis.

The project: Food research and microbial analysis.

The challenge: Fierce competition among food supply companies to get products into supermarkets, growing legislation and increased consumer awareness has increased industry demand for food testing. ...

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News

   

Atomic ‘Trojan horse’ for a new generation of X-ray lasers

An intense electron beam that could be used in the X-ray lasers of the future has been produced in&n...

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Taking the pulse of carbon emissions could measure climate impact of development

A new way to ‘take the pulse’ of carbon emissions could help track how the industrial developmen...

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Glasgow Science Centre to host monthly astronomy talks

The David Elder lecture series presents a line-up of fascinating talks by expert astronomers, spacef...

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Blog

   

Learning to fuel the growth of a more sustainable world

Rachel Clark from the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) encourages students into s...

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Glasgow City Region – a new European City Region of Innovation

Glasgow City Region is emerging as a new European City Region of Innovation. Kevin Rush, Director of...

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Women in STEM: Your point of view – a purposeful study

HR consultant Sara Ferreira-Jeffries shares the story behind Purpose HR's fascinating survey of wome...

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Events

   

Apollo 11

Documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with never-before-seen footage an...

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City Center Sci Comm Social

Meet other science lovers at this social event....

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Culture Club

A monthly gathering of fermentation enthusiasts where you can meet like-minded people and share reci...

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