Keyword: COVID-19


Croda Wins US Backing for Lipid Systems Expansion

01.07.2022 -

UK specialty chemical company Croda International will receive up to $75 million from the US government to expand its US capacity to produce ingredients for lipid systems...

Reserach & Innovation

New Covid Shots Score Points against Omicron

27.06.2022 -

Sanofi and GSK are touting their latecomer protein-based Covid-19 vaccine as a potential game changer in the fight against the Omicron variant.


FDA Panel Recommends Approval of Nuaxovid

09.06.2022 -

In a vote of 21 in favor with one abstention, the US Food and Drug Administration’s advisory panel has recommended that the FDA approve Novavax’s Covid-19 vaccine...


WHO Board Agrees Emergency Response Committee

31.05.2022 -

The governing board of the World Health Organization (WHO) has agreed to form a new committee to help speed up the response to health emergencies such as Covid-19. The...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Planning for the Unexpected

18.05.2022 -

Dorothee Arns, Director General of FECC, discusses current challenges, market trends and her vision for the chemical distribution industry in Europe. The interview was...

Logistics & Supply Chain

How to Make Supply Chains Resilient

16.05.2022 -

When the pandemic was pounding at their doors, many industries were rattled. Healthcare and chemicals were adapting rather successfully to the new normal, as a McKinsey &...


New Moderna Covid Shot may Trigger Stronger Response

26.04.2022 -

An updated version of Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine is claimed to produce a stronger immune response against major variants of the coronavirus, including omicron and delta...

Markets & Companies

The Upswing of the Superstars

19.04.2022 -

For its annual report "Value Creation in Chemicals 2021 – Ten Years of Steady Growth – and a Few Superstars," the strategy consultancy Boston Consulting Group examined...