How will the UK’s tinplate livery company respond to the revival of tin mining in the UK?

Tin has always been a key part of metal packaging, and even before tinplate was first used for heat- processed canned foods in the early 19th century, when its decorative properties were already well known. Its London-based livery company, the Tin Plate Workers alias Wire Workers, was founded in 1670 and supports the industry to…

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