Chemistry Industry: Committed to a Zero Plastic Waste Future

JULIE FORTIER | February 19, 2019

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Modern-day necessities like food packaging, medical equipment, lighter vehicles and sustainable energy are made possible through the contributions of plastics, but these products do not belong in our waterways or the environment. Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) members and those in the plastics value-chain are ready to step up to support a circular economy for these products that enable our modern way of life, says a new report by the CIAC, The Role of Chemistry in a Circular Economy for Plastics.

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Established in Switzerland in 1910, Sika is a specialty chemicals company with a leading position in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing and protecting in the building sector and the motor vehicle industry. Sika has subsidiaries in 94 countries around the world and manufactures in over 170 factories. SIKA GCC Sika has had a presence in the GCC since the 1970's, and since then the company has increased its market share in the region year on year with its well-known and respected brand, consistency in innovation and premium quality. Sika has made significant capital investments in the Gulf, acquiring the majority shareholding in Sika Gulf B.S.C in Bahrain which manufactures concrete admixtures and ready-to-use mortar to supply countries in the region. In 2011 Sika Saudi Arabia established a state-of-the-art factory located near Jeddah, with an annual production capacity of 40 million litres of liquid admixtures and over 60,000

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