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July 19, 2011
AJINOMOTO OMNICHEM AND GRANULES INDIA FORM PHARMA INTERMEDIATES AND API VENTURE IN INDIA Ajinomoto (Tokyo) says its wholly owned subsidiary Ajinomoto OmniChem (Louvain-la-Neuve...
July 12, 2011
by Steve Donen, vp./Process Development & Engineering, Rivertop Renewables   Often the greatest innovations take place in the laboratory, but as many innovators will tell you...
July 12, 2011
ASIA/PACIFIC FASTEST GROWING API MARKET The Asia/Pacific is the third largest regional market for active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) in the world by revenue after North America...
July 8, 2011
by Giles Chappell, attorney, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP (Brussels). On July 1, 2011, Directive 2011/65/EU on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in...
July 5, 2011
USP PUBLISHES STANDARDS FOR TESTING OF MEDICINES AND INGREDIENTS The United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP; Rockville, MD) has announced the availability of a free, online...
June 28, 2011
FDA UNVEILS GLOBAL STRATEGY TO ENSURE SAFETY OF IMPORTED PRODUCTS The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says it has unveiled a new strategy to meet the challenges posed by...
June 21, 2011
Dr. Reddy’s API Site in Mexico Receives U.S. FDA Warning Pharmaceutical company Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (Hyderabad, India) says that Industrias Quimicas Falcon de Mexico...
June 14, 2011
The demand for excipients in the U.S. will grow nearly 4%/year through 2015, driven by continued growth in the U.S. pharmaceutical production and the increasing importance of...
June 13, 2011
by Neil Hawkins, group v.p./sustainability and environment, health and safety, for Dow Chemical     Companies across the globe have increasingly applied sustainability...
June 9, 2011
It’s no secret that a fundamental understanding of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is essential to sustaining a global economy. We’ve been alerted by...
May 6, 2011
At last year’s CEO Roundtable, CEOs of the chemical industry were debating if the rebound they started to see was going to last. Would we see a U shaped or maybe even a double dip recovery? A V-shaped recovery was not the most likely outlook at the time, but that is what happened.

May 4, 2011
By Jane Lee, v.p./Supply Chain Consultants Every chemical company in 2011 would love to either a) increase revenue or b) reduce costs. Increasing revenue depends on many factors too...
April 11, 2011
The recent earthquake in Japan, which I experienced first-hand, and the unfortunate events that followed reinforce the importance of safety in all industries, including the chemical sector. We all think our safety designs are good and our safety procedures effective, and then Mother Nature throws out a surprise to test us....
April 4, 2011
By Dimitri de Vreeze, President, DSM Resins & Functional Materials Last year at DSM we announced a new strategy to address unmet needs in relation to three key global societal...
March 29, 2011
By Harry Zervos of IDTechEx The Northern Way is a unique initiative in the UK, bringing together partners across the North of England to work together to improve the economic...
March 21, 2011
Water is the single most important chemical compound for the preservation of life and human progress, yet close to a billion people lack access to clean, safe drinking...
March 7, 2011
On a visit with an auto manufacturing customer a few years ago, I asked him what he would like to change about his cars. He said he would love to have components to build cars that are safer for drivers and lighter weight to decrease emissions. Oh, and they should also be less expensive than what we use today. After I got over the initial reaction to such a tall order, I said, “Great idea. We’ll get to work on that.”...
February 28, 2011
Over the past few generations, women in the sciences have increased in number and great strides have been made to introduce young women to the possibility of science as a career. While...
February 15, 2011
I’m issuing a challenge to chemical companies worldwide. Build environmental responsibility into your operating budgets. Some companies primarily look at protecting our...
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