January 2018 Edition

ChemRegs Newsletter – January 2018 Stone found in the running shoe of fabled circular economy The ‘Circular Economy’ seems to be running into some technical challenges. We are informed that the circular economy will make our businesses very sustainable by re-using our old rubbish, not producing any new rubbish and making us all feel better by buying into ‘natural capitalism’ … Read More

December 2017 Edition

ChemRegs Newsletter – December 2017 Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year!! As this is the season of goodwill, we have decided to do a Christmas Quiz instead of a Newsletter. See how many you can get right (answers at the bottom) !! Questions After leaving Bethlehem, to which country did Joseph, Mary and Jesus travel? Who is the … Read More

November 2017 Edition

ChemRegs Newsletter – November 2017 Are carbon nanotubes the new asbestos? There is new medical data to suggest that carbon nanotubes and asbestos may be revealing similar hazardous attributes. A study by the Medical Research Council (MRC) has found that some manufactured carbon nanotubes are similar to asbestos in terms of their fibrous shape and bio-persistent properties and thus may … Read More