The blog’s 14th birthday – and the New Normal world it predicted has arrived
27th June 2021 by

The blog has now been running for 14 years since the first post was written from Thailand at the end...

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“When all the experts and forecasts agree — something else is going to happen”, Bob Farrell
20th June 2021 by

In January, “everyone knew” that inflation was about to take off, and that the US$ was g...

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Brand-owners start to focus on renewable carbon
13th June 2021 by

The original debate on plastics recycling owed its prominence to Ellen MacArthur, the yachtswoman wh...

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Friends of the Earth v Royal Dutch Shell – what did the Dutch Court rule, and what does it mean for Shell’s business?
6th June 2021 by

My Dutch colleague, Daniël de Blocq van Scheltinga, is a graduate of Leiden University in the Nethe...

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ACS Chemistry & the Economy webinar on Thursday
2nd June 2021 by

Please join me for the next ACS Chemicals & Economy webinar on Thursday, at 2pm Eastern Standard...

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