When companies announce successful results, they quickly point at the performance of their employees. Their commitment, expertise and competence are highly praised by Managing Directors, CEOs and Presidents.
As Coatings progress along the road to Sustainable Development, should the industry be focusing R&D effort on innovation from Cradle to Gate or Cradle to Grave?
At the CEPE conference last week in Seville, the federation’s Sustainability Charter was approved and is now available on the public area of the CEPE web site. It is well worth reading as it not only provides a clear description of the European Coatings Industry commitment to Sustainability but it also promotes the concept of Life Cycle Thinking.
It is natural for Coatings Manufacturers to look hard at...
Whenever I do research on latest trends in printing inks, the catch word "Swiss Ordinance” jumps at me. Thinking a bit more about it, I remember the migration incident that probably caused the Swiss government to introduce this legislation aimed at controlling inks in food packaging.