Sustainable Cities

DuPont Video: Sustainable Technologies for Automotive – “Innovation Highway”

Young drivers are the future. DuPont recognizes this and continues to work collaboratively with auto manufacturers to develop sustainable technologies for automotive that help lower emissions and reduce fuel consumption without sacrificing performance, safety, comfort or cost.

Cefic Video: The chemical industry: the roots for sustainable growth in Europe

A conference on the future of the chemical industry brought together 150 industrial representatives, European institutions officials and stakeholders. Taking place under the Belgian Presidency, the conference was organised by the Belgian Federal Ministry of Economy, essenscia (the Belgian federation of the chemical industry, plastics and life sciences) and Cefic (the European Chemical Industry Council).

Shell Video: Earth 2050 (documentary trailer)

“2050: Redesigning Our Energy Future” takes a look at the looming challenges the world faces over the next 40 years, as energy demands intensify while non-renewable energy resources continue to diminish. With an expected 2050 global population of nine billion people, most of which will be living in vast megacities, it’s clear that pressure on […]

BASF Video: Creating Chemistry for a Sustainable World

The world’s population is growing by 80 million people every year. In 2050, there will be nine billion people living on the planet Earth. The sustainable use of limited resources is therefore becoming increasingly imperative. In BASF’s unique position as an integrated global chemical company, it can make an important contribution through innovation.

BASF Video: At the heart of a sustainable building are the people that live in it

To develop something sustainable, you need first to meet the people, you have to understand and feel the place. Because at the heart of a sustainable building are the people that live in it. In this video, development manager Jean-Denis Mege at Foyer Remois talks about sustainability in social housing and the value BASF offers […]

Dow Corning Video: Silicon Science for Sustainable Innovation

As part of Dow Corning’s global research network, the Solar Energy Exploration and Development (SEED) research centre in Belgium contributes to the development and discovery of new silicon-based materials that are advancing renewable energy and energy efficiency. Built with the latest technologies in energy efficiency, the SEED acts as a demonstration of what can be […]

ACC Video: Chemistry and Energy Efficient Buildings

Improving the energy efficiency of buildings is vital for reducing greenhouse gas emissions across the world. Products that depend on chemistry, such as insulation, reflective roof coatings and pigments and windows, help increase energy efficiency and reduce emissions in the buildings sector.

Braskem Video: Braskem believes in life and all its possibilities

Braskem believes in a world in which ordinary people have access to extraordinary things. And that chemistry and plastic, in all their infinite possibilities, are essential to making life even more beautiful, more complete, more sustainable and more livable.

3M Video: 3M Science, Applied to Life

You might not always realize it, but you’re never more than 10 feet away from 3M Science. It’s in cars, planes, homes, clothes – pretty much everything. No wonder you use 3M Science over 100 times a day.

Honeywell Video: Tackling The World’s Toughest Challenges

Honeywell is inventing technologies that address some of the world’s toughest challenges in energy efficiency, clean energy generation, safety and security, globalization and customer productivity. The company is helping to build a world that’s safer and more secure, more comfortable and energy efficient, and more innovative and productive.