Chemistry & Life Sciences

Chemistry is ... Chocolate

28.06.2019 - It isn´t only in the Advent season that you find noble chocolates in supermarkets, e.g. as filled chocolates. But in the pre-Christmas season, chocolate Santas are the bestsellers....

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Chemistry is … Weatherproof and reliable

28.06.2019 - Weatherproof and reliable - Different production conditions, trades and weather conditions - Wood composite materials are exposed to a variety of stresses, but it is always...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Chemistry is ... The Power of Fragrances

28.06.2019 - Studies have shown that around 75% of our emotions are triggered by odours. More and more companies are using this insight to establish an emotional connection between product and...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Chemistry is ... New Food Culture

28.06.2019 - The Berlin punk band Die Ärzte sang in 1988: "I eat flowers - because I feel sorry for animals, rather acacias than a thick, fat ham". The then ironically meant song could take on...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Chemistry is ... Well Lubricated

28.06.2019 - Wind turbines place high demands on gear oils. Despite constantly changing weather conditions, temperatures and humidity, turbines should operate as maintenance-free as possible...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Digitalization in Chemical Distribution – a Reality Check!?

10.05.2019 - Over the last few years there has been a lot of talk about digitalization, also in chemical distribution.

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Chemical Distribution 4.0

10.05.2019 - “68% of chemicals worth $76 billion will be sold online within the next five years.” This was the message from leading market research institutes and consultants in 2000, at the...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Chemicals and a No-Deal Brexit

09.05.2019 - So in the end, both the UK and the EU backed away from the spectre of a no-deal Brexit. Originally, the UK would, as a matter of law, leave the EU on Mar. 29, 2019, with or without...