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UK vote to leave EU poses many questions

Posted on June 29th, 2016 by in Chemical R&D

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The Brexit has shaken the foundation of the European Union and created an uncertain future not only for the United Kingdom, but also for the political and economic unity of the EU. Continue reading “UK vote to leave EU poses many questions” »

Creating Your EHS Road Map

Posted on May 6th, 2016 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

A proactive EHS plan is not an option, an add-on, or a ‘nice-to have’ feature in the chemical manufacturing industry – it is the foundation on which your business stands.

From increased restrictions in the Toxic Substances and Control Act (TSCA) in the U.S. and the Registration, Evaluation, and Authorization of Chemicals (REACH) in Europe, to growing penalties related to environmental protection in China, chemical companies are Continue reading “Creating Your EHS Road Map” »

Putting EHS Principles into Processes

Posted on May 5th, 2016 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

Chemicals can offer amazing benefits to society in areas as diverse as medicine and agriculture, but they can also at times have adverse effects on the health of people and on our environment. For that reason, regulations are increasing, putting added pressure on chemical companies to maintain compliance. Continue reading “Putting EHS Principles into Processes” »

Towards Greener Manufacturing: Assessing the Alternatives

Posted on May 2nd, 2016 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

There are many good reasons why chemical companies are looking at transitioning to green manufacturing. A recent global survey of industry executives found that the reason most often cited was that the pursuit of sustainability initiatives can improve manufacturing processes by reducing energy and waste, and also by reducing or eliminating toxic chemicals. Continue reading “Towards Greener Manufacturing: Assessing the Alternatives” »

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