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Existential crisis? Growth opportunity? Catalyst for restructuring? Decarbonization challenges the chemical industry and its customers

“Chemicals are present in 95% of manufactured goods. The chemical industry is Europe’s hungriest industrial energy consumer and the 3rd biggest emitter of CO2 emissions. It now stands on the verge of one of the greatest tipping points and challenges in its history: the transition to carbon neutrality.”

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Europe sets new rules to boost plastics recycling, as Russia’s invasion highlights risks with fossil-fuel dependence

Last week’s UN Conference confirmed that curbs on the production of virgin plastics are clearly on the way. Plastics companies have the technology and expertise needed to make advanced recycling of plastics a major success. They now need to accelerate their commitment if they want to remain a growth industry for the future.

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