Broadening Perspectives & Promoting Best Practice

It is no secret that sharing best practices is an excellent way to advance the performance and productivity of a company. Sharing best practices can help companies fill knowledge gaps, improve efficiency, encourage leadership...

MAJOR FALLS IN ORDER BOOKS AND SALES – CBA TRENDS SURVEY

Both order books and current sales have fallen by 60% in the three months since the last Supply Chain Trends Survey in April 2019. Sales margins have declined by 40%. The number of companies...

Take control of your regulatory compliance with Yordas Hive

Developed to meet growing demand for accurate, up-to date regulatory data on chemicals globally, Yordas Hive works with your data to bring you exactly the information that you need to stay compliant, and helps...

Low carbon energy: a catalyst for sustainable growth

Ashley Phillips, Managing Director, Ørsted Sales UK Ltd The UK has become the first major economy to enshrine net zero carbon targets in law. This decisive environmental action comes after a report from the Committee on...

Process safety leadership in focus

In this issue of the Chemical Industry Journal, we speak to Andy Stanley, Managing Director and founding partner of RAS, a specialist risk management firm with particular expertise in high hazard industries. Today, the RAS...

2020 show doubles in size

To cope with extremely high demand for floor space, and to support an expanding open conference programme, CHEMUK 2020 moves to the ‘EventCity’ venue in TraffordCity, Manchester where it doubles its footprint with some...

INDUSTRY WELCOMES BRAND NEW EXPO FOR UK CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES

The ‘inaugural’ CHEMUK (2019) 2-day UK Chemical Industries Supply Chain Expo & Open Conference, hosted recently at the Yorkshire Event Centre (YEC) Harrogate, on 1st & 2nd May, 2019, attracted an enthusiastic industry-wide response,...

The future of brand management in the chemical sector

By Jo Davies, Managing Director, VIM Group The chemical industry is experiencing an unprecedented level of change, with mergers, acquisitions, consolidation and globalisation all disrupting the sector. These factors have also put the role of...

Turkish KKDIK: misleading regulatory interpretation may cost you money and result in non-compliance

EU REACH Regulation initiated a worldwide awareness for the regulatory environment and spread the urgency of global harmonization necessary for chemicals in all sectors of industry since 2007. Nobody really knew 12 years ago...

No-deal repercussions

“No-deal would be catastrophic,” so said Dr Dani Loughran on a recent edition of Question Time, when speaking of the impact of leaving the European Union. Dani’s words clearly resonated with the audience, viewers at...