Covid-19 on biocidal products & further steps in Turkish KKDIK implementaton

As a direct consequence of the COVID-19, the manufacture and supply of disinfectants to meet the needs of European citizens and especially hospitals, healthcare professionals are now supported by ECHA through derogations from the...

Cyber Risks

Recent research and surveys indicate the threat to UK business from Cyber-crime continues to grow; not least because of the need for businesses to work to ever-tightening margins, do more with less and try...

Cyber Resilience – Readiness, Response & Recovery

A cyber attack is any attempt to expose, alter, disable, destroy, steal, gain unauthorised access to or make unauthorised use of an asset. According to the UK Government’s ‘Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2019’1, 32% of...

Analyse This

How Siemens’ total integrated automation and process solutions with data analytics are helping optimisation of acrylamide and polyacrylamide production at Kemira’s Bradford factory. Challenge Water is one of the most important resources to sustain life, it...

Risk and Tolerability Criteria: Are we comparing apples and pears?

Risk is a somewhat nebular concept, particularly in the context of major accidents. Although we are often driven to try to make it as precise as possible, there are inevitably several assumptions required to...

Deadly degrees of difference – how small changes in temperature can impact productivity

Temperature plays a crucial role in everyday life. One small change could impact something simple such as a morning coffee or larger aspects such as seasons and personal health. In manufacturing, temperature can mean...

Setting the satnav to the right destination

Digitalisation is a journey and the starting point, a carefully planned digital roadmap. ABB Energy Industries global head of technology for chemical and refining points HELEN COMPSON in the right direction. Responsible for developing the...

Ensuring resilient operations with accredited asset protection

From predictive operations to climate change, the right choice of physical security can help address multiple issues and challenges for sites that process, handle and store chemicals. The state-of-the-art high security door, enclosure and access...

Your guide to in vitro skin corrosion testing

That’s why we all take the testing of potentially corrosive substances seriously. In worst case scenarios, inaccurate or unreliable results can lead to chemical users being exposed to real harm, whilst being too risk...

Univar Solutions is taking a customer-centric approach to distribution

Forward leaning organizations expect more, and at Univar Solutions, we pride ourselves on being more than just a chemical and ingredient distributor. By talking regularly with our customers, listening to their unique challenges, and...