The European chemical industry has reduced its forecast growth in chemicals output due to an economic slowdown both in Europe and in markets such as China and Brazil.… more

ISPE will publish an actionable plan in mid-October aimed at helping the pharmaceutical industry avoid drug shortages resulting from manufacturing and quality issues.… more

How the Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Custom Synthesis Industry Attunes to Rapidly Shifting Demands… more

Dr. Magid Abou-Gharbia, director of the Moulder Center for Drug Discovery Research, discusses the challenges facing the pharmaceutical industry and pharma’s responses.… more

Ineos to invest £640m in UK shale gas exploration

Ineos has promised to invest up to £640m in shale gas exploration in the UK if it is awarded the necessary licenses. "I believe shale gas could ...

Merck KGaA and Pfizer to Join Forces on Oncology Drug

German chemicals and pharmaceuticals producer Merck KGaA has announced a global alliance with US drugmaker Pfizer to jointly develop and ...

Germany Opens the Door a Crack for Shale Gas

Germany's chemical industry association Verband der Chemischen Industrie (VCI) has called on the federal government to swiftly allow exploration of ...

Moberg Pharma appoints new US General Manager

Moberg Pharma has appointed Jeff Vernimb as General Manager for its US operations and a member of Moberg's Management Team, effective from December ...

Merck Millipore Introduces PureFlex Plus Container Film for Biopharmaceutical Applications

Merck Millipore has expanded its single-use film offerings with the introduction of PureFlex Plus film, a robust, durable film used in the ...

New Anti-Aging Active Ingredient from Exsymol

Sirhamnose from Exsymol is an innovative active ingredient that protects the dermal-epidermal junction (DEJ) and provides it with new stability. It ...

Not All Natural Gas is the Same

In view of the increasing diversification of sources of natural gas supply, consumers are increasingly being supplied natural gas with varying gas ...

EquipNet Auctions – A Better Solution

For many years, companies have bought and sold instrumentation and machinery using generalist auction houses and equipment dealers. Today, as more ...

Practitioner’s guide for “LEAN Supply Chain Planning”

Comprehensive practitioner's guide written by Camelot CEO Dr. Josef Packowski describes the first holistic approach to LEAN SCM for process ...

Egnaton Notes plus

Sustainability is influenced by acting interdisciplinary and a huge variety of single parameters. Due to the perception that single organizations or ...

Medicine For The Pharmceutical Industry

To stay competitive, pharmaceutical companies have to explore every cost-cutting opportunity. They have already made some progress by outsourcing ...

The Formula For Success

The Canadian Province Ontario Leads for North American Foreign Direct Investment

Ontario, Canada, ranked number one for greenfield capital investment in North America during 2013. The results were part of a report by FDI ...

In the last decade, the number of German companies with a presence in Singapore has increased by almost 300%. Today, there are more than 1,300 German ...

Global Competitiveness Index

Global Growth at Risk from Slow Reform Progress; USA Climbs Two Ranks

Innovation, talent development and institutional strength continue to play a defining role in determining the world's most competitive economies, ...

A Growing Chemical Center in Asia

Singapore is a Major Location for the Global Chemical Industry and Keeps Developing its Assets

As a country with almost no natural resources and limited land space of only 710 km2 (slightly more than three times the size of Frankfurt, Germany), ...