Renewable chemicals firm signs bio solvent partnership

Cleantech innovator Celtic Renewables has signed its first major re-seller, Caldic, as it gears up for the launch of Scotland’s first sustainable chemical plant in Grangemouth, Scotland. Celtic Renewables’ patented low-carbon technology converts unwanted and...

Partnership will accelerate green UK hydrogen production

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been agreed between consulting and engineering company Wood and HYGEN Energy to accelerate the production of green hydrogen for decarbonising transportation in the UK. This marks a tangible...

The UK’s Chemical Industries reunite at CHEMUK 2021, NEC Birmingham

As one of the first post-lockdown ‘national trade show’ events scheduled at NEC Birmingham, CHEMUK 2021, the UK’s Chemical Industries Supply Chain Expo, opened its doors on Wednesday 15th & Thursday 16th Sept, prompting...

ICIS launches first interactive global database of chemical recycling projects

Despite, the global demand for recycled plastics, particularly for food and beverage packaging, supply of high-quality food grade recycled polymer material is limited. To help connect with suppliers, ICIS has launched ‘Recycling Supply Tracker -...

BASF CEO tops global ranking

BASF CEO Dr Martin Brudermuller has received the ICIS CEO of the Year Award at the virtual ICIS Power Players Awards event. The ICIS CEO of the Year Award is unique in that the winner...

The carbon element – the good, the bad and the ugly

The European Chemistry Society’s Element Scarcity Periodic Table has been updated to reflect the significance of carbon in the wake of COP26. The table organises all discovered chemical elements to allow scientists to quickly refer...

Bio-based certified renewable amorphous polymer aims to support sustainability

SABIC has launched a new portfolio of bio-based ULTEM™ resins that offer sustainability benefits while delivering the same performance and processability as incumbent ULTEM materials. These breakthrough polyetherimide (PEI) materials are the first certified...

CHEMUK with Zoedale & OEM Automatic

t was fulfilling for us to witness normality again at the CHEMUK exhibition this year. The NEC Birmingham had its buzz back, and the sound of a busy hall was a positive sign for...

Deploying transformative hydrogen technology at scale

Cleanteach company Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies will deploy commercial systems into landmark hydrogen projects around the world, after a successful funding round. Hydrogenious’ LOHC technology provides a safe, low cost means of bulk hydrogen storage and...

Pearl Polyurethane announces new appointments to drive growth

The largest polyurethane system house across the Middle East and Africa, Pearl Polyurethane Systems, has appointed three industry experts to positions of non-executive director. Oliver Bruns, Michael Friede and Wilhelm Lamberts will be joining Pearl...