Biomass polymer

‘Nuisance’ polymer becomes biomass breakthrough

A team of scientists at Swiss research institution École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) have found a way to turn the biomass waste polymer – lignin – into a source of biofuel.

The right chemistry

When reporters in the mainstream media write about chemicals, it’s often for all the wrong reasons.

Case study: maintenance management upgrade improves efficiency

Better maintenance management methods transform efficiency levels and work behaviour at a Belgium-based specialty chemical company.

Dust explosion short course at the Wolfson Centre

New hazards: COMAH 2015

The introduction of new COMAH regulations will see many smaller firms affected by the rules for the first time.