Keyword: greenhouse gas

Plant Construction & Process Technology

Energy Efficiency

02.10.2023 -

Energy efficiency, especially in reducing emissions, presents significant opportunities for companies to counter rising energy costs and establish a sustainable, reliable...


Plastics Industry Slams new US Legislative Proposal

12.12.2022 -

US chemicals and plastics producers have expectedly slammed a new legislative initiative called Protecting Communities from Plastics Act (PCPA) introduced by Democratic...


Solvay to Revive US Soda Ash Upgrade Project

16.11.2022 -

Solvay said it plans to resume construction on its 600,000 t/y soda ash capacity expansion at its Green River, Wyoming, US plant, with production now expected to start at...


Clariant Completes Attapulgite Acquisition

03.11.2022 -

Swiss specialty chemicals producer Clariant has completed the takeover of BASF’s US-based attapulgite business assets.

Strategy & Management

Hard Times for Bio-based Products

03.04.2018 - Petroleum is a limited resource and if we keep using it global warming will accelerate. Since this realization has filtered in the quest for alternatives has begun. Shale gas and...


Trump’s Climate Deal Exit Disappoints Chemical Industry

04.06.2017 - The US chemical industry has expressed its disappointment over President Trump’s decision to exit the Paris climate change agreement. Under the landmark deal finalized in December...


CEOs Urge Trump to Keep Paris Climate Treaty

19.05.2017 - Leaders of major companies, including several chemical producers, have published an open letter in business newspaper Wall Street Journal urging US President Donald Trump not to...


Investors Push Shell on Emission Calculation

19.05.2017 - Shareholders of oil and petrochemical group Shell attending the annual general meeting in The Hague on May 23 are due to vote on a new plan to link 10% of executives' bonus pay to...