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Author Cayuela Valencia, Rafael.

Title The future of the chemical industry by 2050 / Rafael Cayuela Valencia
Edition First edition
Published Weinheim : Wiley, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (426 pages)
Contents Global Megatrends by 2050 -- The World by 2050 -- The Chemical Industry in 2010 -- Impact Assessment of the Global Megatrends on the Chemical Industry -- The Chemical Industry by 2050
Summary Discussing the technological supremacy of the chemical industry and how it will adopt a leading position to solve some of the largest global challenges humans have even seen, this book details how the industry will address climate change, aging populations, resource scarcity, globality, networks speed, pandemics, and massive growth and demand. Following a detailed introduction to some of the megatrends shaping our world over the forthcoming decades, the book goes on to provide several scenarios of how the world could look by 2050, including ""business as usual"" and a ""sustainable"" one
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Chemical industry.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1299533663
3527656995 (electronic bk.)
9783527656998 (electronic bk.)