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Future Resource Wars: Water!

Posted on November 8th, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications

War over water

Source: Newsweek www.newsweek.com/2015/05/01/world-will-soon-be-war-over-water-324328.html

On November 5, 1913, the first section of Los Angeles Aqueduct began diverting water from the Owens River to the City over a distance of 233 miles. Consequently, agriculture in Owens Valley was damaged to the point of becoming untenable in the 1920’s fueling controversy that continues to the present day.

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Addressing an emerging megatrend: Feeding a changing world

Posted on July 21st, 2016 by in Chemical R&D

Analyzing the impact of various megatrends on the future development of the chemical industry is becoming an important strategic tool. What are megatrends? Continue reading “Addressing an emerging megatrend: Feeding a changing world” »