Co-located with:

Sahin Alacacayir

Sr Sustainability Scientist, Minviro

Sahin is a Senior Sustainability Scientist at Minviro, a UK-based life cycle assessment company that works within the raw material and battery industries to quantify and reduce the environmental impact of key materials and products for global decarbonisation. He is responsible for various academic and industrial research projects in the company, including UK and EU grants, and commercial collaborations. He works prominently integrating different pillars of raw material sustainability and recycling impact databases with Minviro’s technology solutions, leads projects investigating decarbonisation technology applications (photovoltaics, semiconductors, electric motors) and critical raw material supply chains, and manages a grant project alongside supporting Minviro’s other services and offerings. He completed his MSc in Mining Environmental Management at the University of Exeter, Camborne School of Mines, where he studied ecotoxicity and climate change impacts of acid mine drainage from legacy mine wastes in Cornwall, UK and has significant experience working with mineral processing and refining stages of gold extraction prior to commencing his role with Minviro.