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How water pollution affects economic growth

04-11-2019
economy, water pollution, economic growth

The detrimental effect of water pollution on the flora and fauna which live in river and marine habitats is well-documented. Even the deleterious impacts that such contamination can have on human health further up the food chain have been investigated to a strong degree. But aside from the environmental cost of water pollution, what do we know …

LANXESS: Stable business development in the first quarter of 2019 despite economic downturn

30-05-2019
LanXESS, Economic, Sales, EBITDA, Water, Economy, Advanced Intermediates segment,

Sales on previous-year level at EUR 1.822 billion EBITDA pre exceptionals up 1.9 percent to EUR 275 million EBITDA margin pre exceptionals rises to 15.1 percent Net income up 3.7 percent year-on-year at EUR 84 million Stock buy-back: Until May 10, 2019, EUR 176 million of the EUR 200 million utilized Forecast for the full year: EBITDA pre …

World’s top circular economy event brings economy reformers to Yokohama, Japan

22-10-2018
World Circular Economy Forum, WCEF 2018, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra, Japan Ministry of the Environment

The second World Circular Economy Forum WCEF2018 is gaining huge international attention. This 22 to 24 October event in Yokohama, Japan has attracted economy reformers from over 70 countries. More than 1,000 attendees are examining how businesses can seize new opportunities, gain a competitive advantage through circular economy solutions and how …

Editor’s pickSchneider Electric Innovation Summit Singapore: Powering and Digitising the Economy

21-09-2018
Schneider Electric Innovation Summit Singapore, Powering and Digitising the Economy

Singapore, September 20, 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, is hosting more than 1,500 customers, partners, suppliers and influencers at its latest Innovation Summit, September 20-21 at Singapore Marina Bay Sands. The event brings together Schneider Electric experts and …