Tag: chemical industry blog

How the chemical industry is losing its edge

By Ian MacdonaldThe chemical industry’s long-term growth and profitability is at risk from falling oil prices, which have already knocked production back, according to industry experts.The US chemical industry accounts for a third of the US economy and employs 1.5 million people, and its fortunes are also linked to the country’s dominant position in global […]

‘Highly dangerous’ chemicals used in industry, warns report

ENGLAND, United Kingdom — Highly toxic chemicals used by the British chemical industry were used in more than 20 chemical manufacturing plants around the country, including some in England, according to a report released Thursday by the European Union.The report by the Brussels-based European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) also said some plants are still operating with […]

Back To Top