Product Safety – What you need to know

Complex chemical regulations worldwide are challenging all actors in the supply chain and require well-trained staff for product safety tasks. The importance of not only knowing, but understanding, applying and advancing, knowledge about these...

Chemuk 2022 presents ‘The Chemical, Process & Plant Engineering Show’ & ‘The Chemical Industries...

The CHEMUK 2022 EXPO returns on the 11th & 12th May 2022 at the NEC in Birmingham. The event, now established as the UK’s only major expo for the UK chemical industries, will showcase...

Turkish KKDIK; “no data no market” rule under deadline pressure and lack of lead...

The Ministry of Environment, Urbanization and Climate Change (MoEUCC) has recently sent a warning message to all potential registrants; “Chemicals cannot be placed on the Turkish market after the deadline of 31 December 2023...

The value of trade associations in the chemical supply chain

New and increasingly stringent regulations, combined with disruption from Covid, Brexit and the Ukraine crisis, are causing ongoing issues for the industry. Tim Doggett, Chief Executive of the Chemical Business Association (CBA), discusses their...

Building a winning pricing strategy in today’s highly volatile market

By Robert Smith, Customer Services Executive at Pricefx Business plans and targets for 2022 need to be redrawn in the face of persistently volatile market conditions. Robert Smith, of Pricefx, explains how businesses can maintain focus...

‘Omics’ spinout brings new era in chemical safety

Mounting pressures across the globe to allow more cost-effective, higher throughput, non-vertebrate chemical safety testing are at last bringing much needed change. The US Environmental Protection Agency has made commitments to reduce vertebrate animal...

Chemical manufacturers must take application security more seriously

Stephane Konarkowski, security consultant at Outpost24, warns that cybercrime is a massive and growing threat to the industry. Chemical manufacturing as a broad term encapsulates a wide variety of processes and procedures that manifest in...

A warning to the chemical industry: harness the power of digital tech or be...

For years, chemical manufacturers and distributors enjoyed a relatively stable industry. However, the last two years have forced chemical companies into a choice: use digital technologies to drive growth or be left with an...

‘Hotspot mapping’ accelerates early-phase drug design

CCDC, Exscientia, and Oxford University are collaborating on an automated, quantitative method for informing the design of compound selectivity across protein families. The amount of structural data on protein drug targets continues to grow. However,...

Sinocompound announces commercial-scale production of QPhos ligand

The phosphine ligand is available on the kilo scale for the first time, providing scientists with a powerful solution for cross-coupling chemistry. Advanced homogeneous catalysts and ligands producer, Sinocompound Catalysts Co., Ltd, has made phosphine-based...