Markets & Companies

Circular Economy

15.06.2020 - The chemical industry is on the threshold of a new era – the age of circularity. We asked industry experts to share their opinions on this transformational topic.

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Universal Influenza Vaccine Clearly a Strategic Goal

20.04.2020 - The Paul Ehrlich Institute is the German federal institute for vaccines and biomedicines. Klaus Cichutek has been president of the research institution and medical regulatory body...

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Vaccine Research – an Ambitious and Important Venture

20.04.2020 - The worldwide spread of the corona virus shows once again that despite all technological progress, humanity is still exposed to health risks. The biotech and pharmaceutical...

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Agrochemical and Custom Manufacturing Industry: Connected Fates

20.04.2020 - The fate of the agrochemical innovation, development, product launch and production are strongly linked to the parallel development of the fine chemicals and custom manufacturing...

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Slowing Investment Wave in Chemical and Oil Industries

26.03.2020 - In the wake of the coronavirus and collapse in crude oil prices, chemical, oil and gas, and midstream companies will all slash capital spending (CAPEX) for growth projects to...

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From Petrol to Specialty Products

10.02.2020 - HCS Group was formed in 2013 through the merger of the companies Haltermann and Petrochem Carless, but its roots go back to 1859 (see info box). The supplier of high-quality...

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The Corona Virus and the Chemical Industry

07.02.2020 - Trying to evaluate the effect of the Corona virus on the chemical industry at this time is difficult. It would be very tempting to reply quoting Zhou Enlai, who reportedly (when...

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European Pharmaceutical Outlook 2020

04.02.2020 - Successful innovation and emerging-market demand are underpinning growth in an industry which benefits from powerful secular trends such as ageing populations and more affluent...