Keyword: SME

Markets & Companies

Venezuela: Plenty of Room for Improvement

25.11.2017 - Venezuela is one of the emerging pharmaceutical markets in South America, with a major dependence on imports. However, economic and political turmoil along with inefficient patent...

Sites & Services

Swiss Biotech Sector Stimulates Growth

25.11.2017 - For many years, Switzerland has held the top spot in the World Economic Forum (WEF) competitiveness index. Compared to other countries, Switzerland maintains relatively high levels...

Markets & Companies

The Italian Chemical Industry

24.11.2017 - Italy, given its relevant industrial manufacturing base, represents a large market for chemical products accounting for about €59 billion. With a turnover of about €52 billion in...

Markets & Companies

Green Chemistry and Smart Chemistry

24.11.2017 - As Austria’s second largest sector, the chemical industry is also among its most important. Spending on chemical research and innovation also surpasses that of other sectors. At...

Markets & Companies

A Difficult Path Ahead

27.04.2017 - It is nearly 10 years since Europe’s chemical legislation REACh was established. The regulation -described as the most complex in the EU’s history – came into effect on Jun 1, 2007...

Strategy & Management

1st European Chemistry Partnering

17.02.2017 -

The concept of creating a Pitch-and-Partnering event for the chemistry industry and its user industries has proven to be successful.

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Roles Under REACH (Part 4)

06.05.2015 - Almost eight years have passed since REACH went into effect, but some problems remain in regard to joint submissions. The cooperation of members within consortia is arranged by...


REACh Review Given a Mixed Response

11.02.2014 - Regulation - The European Commission's review of REACh has concluded that there is no need for any major changes in the legislation -at least for the moment. This has been welcomed...