Chemical market whack-a-mole
18th September 2020 by

Anyone ever play whack-a-mole? The image here comes from the 1990s, a time of ill-fitting T-shirts a...

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China’s new five-year-plan to accelerate petrochemicals self-sufficiency
24th August 2020 by

  By John Richardson IT IS ONCE again a critical moment in forecasting the direction of Chinaâ€...

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No time to waste in solving ocean plastic dilemma
28th July 2020 by

It feels like we could all use some good news, so how about this: We already have the capabilities t...

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Chemical Data acquisition streamlines global packaging benchmark solution
17th July 2020 by

Amid these uncertain times, it’s easy for businesses to slam on the brakes on investment and focus...

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Data drives home life changes for Americans amid pandemic
23rd June 2020 by

Apparently, right now is a good time to take a walk or drive around that new house you’ve bought. ...

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Remote-working growth yields food for thought for supply chain
19th June 2020 by

What opportunities and challenges does sustained growth in remote working present to FMCGs and retai...

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Consumers’ desire for sustainable packaging has not been shelved by pandemic
9th June 2020 by

What does the current downturn in demand for recycled plastics mean for the packaging value chain? C...

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For FMCGs and retail procurers, window of opportunity is now
2nd June 2020 by

What does the spring oil collapse mean for procurers at the end of the value chain? Welcome to June ...

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Opportunity lies in recognising the next renaissance
20th May 2020 by

Here’s a blasphemous statement: There really is no “new normal.” The only “new normal”...

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