Securing talent for a sustainable chemical supply chain

The challenge of attracting and retaining skilled individuals is at the forefront of minds across industries. Tim Doggett, CEO of the Chemical Business Association (CBA), looks at what the chemical supply chain is doing...

Chemical supply chain remains resilient although problems persist

The chemical supply chain has faced numerous challenges in recent years, many of which continue to this day. Tim Doggett, CEO of the Chemical Business Association (CBA), looks at the continued impact of these...

Supporting the chemical sector’s green transition

With sustainable development at the top of the global agenda, Elaine McGavin, Regulatory and Responsible Care Lead at the Chemical Business Association (CBA), highlights the impacts and opportunities of adopting sustainable practices throughout the...

CBA welcomes revised UK REACH deadlines

The Chemical Business Association (CBA) has welcomed the outcome of a consultation on whether to extend the transitional registration deadlines for UK REACH. The CBA, which represents the UK chemical supply chain, has been instrumental...

Our big challenge: recruiting future talent in the chemical industry

Across the globe, the chemical industry and the supply chain is struggling with critical supply and demand imbalances. This applies not only to raw materials and commodities, but also to talent. Tim Doggett, CEO...

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...

Chemical Business Association – approaching 100 Not Out!

When the ‘British Chemical and Dyestuffs Trading Association’ was founded almost a century ago, little did its founder members know that 99 years later as the Chemical Business Association (CBA), it would be the...

Chemical supply chain managing a perfect storm

Tim Doggett, Chief Executive of the Chemical Business Association, highlights the combination of forces contributing to a perfect storm for the chemical supply chain. Identifying the primary causes of the current supply chain issues is...

FOLLOWING THE RULES

The Rules of Origin have added a new level of complexity to UK/EU trade. Tim Doggett, Chief Executive of the Chemical Business Association reviews their implications for the chemical industry. T he UK’s international trade figures over...

CBA ELECTS NEW CHAIR

The Chemical Business Association (CBA) has elected a new Chair – Kate Mingay, Managing Director, Dakram Materials Limited. She was elected by the membership of the Association at its Annual General Meeting on 28...