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ChemSec - bridging the gap between regulators, business, investors, NGOs and science

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Take a look at the bigger picture

Chemical regulation is economically beneficial for many companies

A new publication by NGO ChemSec shows how chemical regulation creates opportunities for many progressive companies...

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ChemSec launch the Textile Guide

ChemSec launch the Textile Guide - A new tool to tackle chemicals in textiles

Up until now brand owners and other companies in the textile sector had to invest a lot of money in chemical expertise in order to produce toxic...

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A well-functioning authorisation process drives innovation

The authorisation process

Find the latest updates for ChemSec's authorisation work

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SINimilarity gets an extensive update

Free of charge chemistry tool empowers non-chemists

Non-profit ChemSec today reveals the updated SINimilarity tool.

The tool gives non-experts vital chemical...

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What´s your chemical footprint?

What´s your chemical footprint?

Nowadays it's common business practice to know and publish the corporate carbon footprint. And the "What you measure – you can manage" approach...

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Chevron Fined $8 Billion for Amazon Pollution After Almost 20 Years of Legal Battles

"A court in Ecuador has fined US oil giant Chevron 8.6 billion US dollars for polluting a large part of the country's Amazon region. The oil firm Texaco, which merged with Chevron in 2001, was accused of dumping billions of gallons of toxic materials into unlined pits and Amazon rivers. Campaigners say crops were damaged and farm animals killed, and that local cancer rates increased."

Read more at the BBC website