Get the latest insights on the chemical sector. Brenntag Nordic's experts and specialists give their take on trends, challenges and much more within the chemical industries.
How the internet is affecting transportation within the chemical sector
There is no doubt the endless possibilities of the internet have eased our lives in a lot of ways, but for the transportation sector it has also led to some unforeseen challenges, which has a knock-on effect on the chemical sector.
Turning waste into value
Being able to utilize resources more effectively is paramount in a world with limited resources. Circulating materials and substances is a way of ensuring valuable resources are not wasted. However, this means we must rethink how we classify resources and how we can reduce waste. Marianne Lyngsaae, Quality Manger and REACH & Biocide Advisor at Brenntag Nordic, gives her take on how the chemical sector can contribute to resource efficiency.
Are you ready for the UFI?
As of 2025, all companies, which place a mixture on the market classified for physical and health hazards, need to label their product with a Unique Formula Identifier: UFI. Veronika Karlsson, EHS Manager at Brenntag Nordic, explains the background for the 16-character code and what companies should look out for.
Balancing transportation cost in the chemical sector
During the last decade, the transport sector has seen several changes in the market, which has had a serious effect on the chemical industry leading to increased prices. Rene Fleischer, Nordic Transportation Manager, addresses the major challenges and possible solutions of transportation within the chemical sector.
Ensuring resource efficiency within the chemical industry
As global consumption grows, we are to rethink how we utilize resources. At Brenntag Nordic, we believe a part of the solution is connecting chemical users in new circular partnerships where resources can be re-utilized.
Digital distribution: bringing the chemical industry into the 21st century
Online shopping is here to stay.Therefore, Brenntag Nordic launched a customer portal in 2016, where users of industrial chemicals and food ingredients can do their ordering just as easily as when they are shopping online at home.