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Painted with the same oily brush

The BP oil spill in the US Gulf will have major implications for the US chemical market. Yes, the chemical industry is not the oil industry, but they are inextricably linked – not just in terms of feedstocks, but also how they are perceived in the minds of the general public. The direct impact of […]

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Why we need smart thinking about PR

When the European Chemicals Agency unveiled its top picks of chemicals of high concern to be dealt with most urgently under the EU’s Reach chemical regulation, long-established flame retardants were included. Elsewhere, a plethora of bans and restrictions on substances such as these, plus other plastic additives, are coming into force. In the US, the […]

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