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Role of the Chemical Industry and Our Initiatives

1:04 PM MDT | May 3, 2010

As world leaders confirmed in Copenhagen last December, climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time. There is now a global consensus that greenhouse gas emissions are a major cause of climate change, if not the only cause, and that urgent action is needed to achieve deep cuts in global emissions. The chemical industry has a two-fold effect on greenhouse gas emissions: It consumes fossil resources both as raw materials and as fuel for manufacturing products, while chemical products and technologies contribute to the reduction of greenhouse gas...

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