Category Archives: Industry

A green chemist’s interest in responsible research and innovation

In the past few months, I have been involved in a project on responsible research and innovation (RRI). What is RRI? Well, it’s concerned with the “nature and trajectory of new technologies and fields of enquiry” and asks at a fundamental … Continue reading

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EcoChem Diary

Day 0: Settting up This week I’m at the EcoChem trade show and conference on green & sustainable chemistry, being held in Basel, Switzerland. The University of Nottingham are sending a team of us out there to showcase our research … Continue reading

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A Bright Future Ahead for the UK Chemical Industry?

The University of Nottingham recently hosted a network event for the Chemical Industries Association (yes, they do abbreviate to CIA).  The CIA is a trade body representing its membership of approximately 200 UK chemical and pharmaceutical companies by lobbying and … Continue reading

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