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The Mussels in Brussels – Training and EPL

The Eurostar glides into Brussels Gare du Midi and the team arrives for the last ICIS Training Seminar of the year, to be held at the offices of the EPCA on the Avenue de Tervueren. The rain is falling steadily on the Plaisirs d’Hiver Xmas Market around the Bourse and along the Fishmarket, as Nigel […]

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The Blog Wins Prizes

ICIS-Chemicals-Confidential has been in existence for JUST TWO WEEKS and has already been showered with glittering prizes. At the Charity Blogathon on Monday 24 September, I won Best Virgin Blogger – rapidly changed to Best Novice Blogger for obvious reasons. And today I was very happy to accept the award of Blogger of the Day […]

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Sisters are doing it in chemicals

You only have to look around an EPCA conference session or an EPL dinner to see that it’s a male-dominated industry but for all the years I’ve been going to these events, there have always been plenty of women around. At the last EPL (European Petrochemical Luncheon) in Bratislava, Slovakia, there were 24 women out […]

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