Research Day 2019
The annual Minerals to Metals Research Day will be held on 4th March 2019 in Cape Town at the River Club, Observatory, 8:30 to 16:00. The conference is organised under the auspices of the Minerals to Metals Initiative in the Department of Chemical...
LEAD Programme
The LEAD Programme is designed to equip the next generation of leaders in the extractives sector with the skills required. Applications are invited from emerging leaders in all parts of the mining, oil and gas sector across Africa.
Embedding SDGs into business strategy and action
A toolkit to embed SDGs into business strategy and action was collaboratively published by the MtM and MLiA Initiatives, and the Sustainable Development group in AngloGold Ashanti Limited
Mine closures: Addressing the fallout
South Africa’s economy was built on the mining industry. But the sector has been in decline for decades. Mining contributed R312 billion, or 6.8%, to South Africa’s GDP and 464 667 direct jobs in 2017, a far cry from...
Green Mining Book Launch 2018
On the 4th of February 2018, the Green Mining: Beyond the Myth Publication was launched at the Two Oceans Aquarium, Cape Town. To buy the book please contact
  'Working together to promote premier, multi-disciplinary research and development in the area of minerals beneficiation'


Welcome to Minerals to Metals

The Minerals to Metals initiative is an interdisciplinary research and education initiative which aims to play a leading role in the global Minerals Industry, by creating a multi-disciplinary and premier research organisation in the area of minerals beneficiation.