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Posted on September 25th, 2017 by Dr. Sina Ebnesajjad in New Materials & Applications
Polluted Shanghai Skyline (Source: B. Draxler, Discover, January 21, 2014)
I experienced real air pollution when I first traveled to China many years ago. By the time we drove from Pudong International Airport to Shanghai I had developed a serious cough. Continue reading “Electric Cars in China: an ambitious stab at reducing pollution” »
Posted on August 7th, 2017 by Dr. Sina Ebnesajjad in Chemical R&D
This post is the Second in a two part series discussing avoidable disasters caused by human beings: Smoking; and Climate change (August 7).
Posted on July 31st, 2017 by William Beacham in Chemicals Industry News and Analysis
DSM has become something of a sustainability trailblazer for the chemical industry as it pushes the concept of carbon pricing through its own operations and investments as well as lobbying others to do so. Continue reading “DSM Pushes Carbon Pricing” »
Posted on March 17th, 2017 by Christina Valimaki in New Materials & Applications
Paul Hodges has been working in the chemical industry for over 30 years, and he has seen plenty of shifts during that time. In his current role as chairman of International eChem, he strategizes with businesses to help them navigate today’s volatile global markets. Continue reading “Talking New Product Development with Paul Hodges” »