At 3M, we discover and innovate in nearly every industry to help solve problems around the world.
October 12, 2020
Every 3M product entering the new product commercialisation process will include a Sustainability Value Commitment that demonstrates how it drives impact for the greater good.
January 24, 2022
More than 60 years ago, an advancement in technology changed the way we make things forever.
January 07, 2021
3M’s partnership with Red Dust supports healthy lifestyles of Aboriginal youth in remote Northern Territory communities.
March 03, 2021
The mentor-mentee relationship of 3M’s Barbara Niven and Kasey Douglas exemplifies the power of mentoring in kickstarting and shaping a young woman’s career, and indeed, her life.
March 28, 2022
A revolutionary product, developed by the famously absent-minded 3M inventor.
April 12, 2021
3M has a long-standing commitment to sustainability, and it is a core value of our company.
April 28, 2021
3M plans to create five million unique STEM and skilled trades learning experiences for underrepresented individuals by the end of 2025.
May 06, 2021
3M collaborates with customers and uses innovative products and solutions to support the environment worldwide.
May 14, 2021
3M has almost 80 years of experience in contributing to safer roads, helping everyone to return home safely.
May 26, 2021
Advancing sustainability in times of adversity
June 12, 2022
The five founders of 3M started their venture on 13 June 1902.
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July 19, 2022
In June of 1925, Richard Drew, 3M’s banjo playing inventor, solved a sticky problem that would completely revolutionise the adhesive market.
August 25, 2022
When Al Boese began exploring the fuzzy front-end of science, he not only created a new product, but a new market altogether.
August 06, 2021
As part of our overall commitment to creating greater equity in our communities, business practices and workplaces, 3M supports the Curious Minds program.
August 16, 2021
For the fourth year, 3M is sharing insights from this original research project. This index seeks to measure and explain how we, as a people and society, think and feel about science in our world.
View the Australian results
September 03, 2021
Our Australian story began on September 7th, 1951 on the outskirts of Lidcombe, NSW. Seventy years on, and our Australian team of over 600 employees continue to improve Australian lives with science.
December 15, 2021
This year, our Platinum sponsorship has evolved, providing more support to volunteers, and extending our support to the Emergency Response Fleet.
October 10, 2022
How 3M scientists were inspired by nature to innovate a window film with a stunning display.
November 11, 2022
November 18, 2022
May 19, 2020
Each year since 2011, 3M has produced a report that captures the state of sustainability in all facets of the company’s business, in all corners of the world. It provides an externally verified picture of where the company stands in its mission to improve every life.
View the Report
June 12, 2020
The five founders of 3M started their venture on 13 June, 1902.
April 20, 2020
We are providing $20 million in financial support to frontline healthcare workers, vulnerable populations disproportionately affected by the virus and medical research initiatives.
March 19, 2020
Entries are now being accepted for the Eureka Prizes, including those for the 3M Emerging Leader in Science.
August 20, 2020
3M has joined forces with United Way Worldwide to support relief projects across Australia that are helping the most vulnerable people in society impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
September 30, 2020
Make school holidays and other days home from school exciting with 3M’s Science at Home program designed for students aged 6-12.
November 02, 2021
What do you get when you combine the science of sticky with a bookmark? An invention that nobody knew they needed – until they did.
November 11, 2020
National Road Safety Week seeks to improve the quality of our roads, decrease fatalities and honor those who have lost their lives, reminding everyone to drive, so that others survive.
May 16, 2022
What began as a mining company blossomed into a Fortune 500 manufacturing company, proving that early struggles plant the seed for innovation.
May 11, 2022
The art of ideation and colour come together with newly released Post-it Note collections in partnership with Pantone Colour Institute.
May 31, 2022
3M has always been a purpose-driven company. We unlock the power of people, ideas, and science to reimagine what’s possible. Read more to learn about our Environmental, Sustainability, and Governance commitments.