BASF showcases sustainable product portfolio at UTECH 2021

New product developments and technological concepts to reduce carbon footprint Energy-efficient and biobased materials for a fossil free future The EU Green Deal is much more than an ambitious vision. It is a constant driving force to improve our range of more sustainable products and production methods. At BASF we have set ourselves far-reaching goals … More BASF showcases sustainable product portfolio at UTECH 2021

Swiss President Guy Parmelin travels to the USA

The head of the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research (EAER) will visit Washington with a high-ranking Swiss delegation from 17 to 19 November. The focus of the visit will be on cooperation on vocational education and training as part of a broader effort to intensify bilateral relations in the areas of business, … More Swiss President Guy Parmelin travels to the USA

IFAI Expo Celebrates its 100 Year Anniversary with a Successful Show in Nashville

Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) wrapped up IFAI Expo 2021, North America’s largest specialty, industrial and advanced textiles event, on Nov. 4 at the Music City Center in Nashville, TN. Expo 2021 included 218 exhibiting companies and a total of 3,173 verified participants. This year was the 100-year anniversary of IFAI Expo’s in-person show. IFAI Expo … More IFAI Expo Celebrates its 100 Year Anniversary with a Successful Show in Nashville

The McKinsey week in Charts

American ‘sandwich generation’ caregivers suffer the most Those who are a parent and a caregiver of an adult report the highest rate of mental-health symptoms, reporting high levels of anxiety, COVID-19 TSRD (trauma- and stressor-related disorder), and alarmingly, a full 52 % experienced “active suicidal ideation,” sometimes referred to as serious suicidal thoughts. To read … More The McKinsey week in Charts