Sustainable Consumer Products

The world continues to migrate toward sustainable consumer products. The World Bank showed that more than 50% of global GDP is driven by household consumer expenditure for both essential and discretionary goods. (https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/NE.CON.PETC.ZS).  It follows therefore that consumer purchasing and disposal decisions have a significant impact on the global economy. Such decisions can impact the…

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Bio Based Specialty Chemicals

This is a PowerPoint by Lee Enterprises Expert, Dr. Bogdan Comanita, who has been involved with the green chemicals market since the early 2000’s when he joined the turn-around team of the largest furfural derivatives producer in the world. Bogdan has an MBA in Finance & International Management, and a Ph.D. in Chemistry and Chemical…

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Renewable Technology Evaluation

Renewable technology evaluation:  Does it mean build a better mousetrap, and the world will beat a path to your door?  In renewables, maybe or maybe not.  Renewable technologies are emerging worldwide as sources of energy, fuels, and chemicals.  Investors are entertaining options for engagements with renewable chemicals and fuels manufacturing projects.  So, why do many…

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