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Chemical Safety and Sustainability

As regulatory pressures on the chemicals industry are increasing, demand for performance products featuring new materials continues to proliferate. In order to ensure that safety and quality are not sacrificed, it is essential for the chemical industry plan strategically for long-term success.

Elsevier R&D Solutions provides research data and analytics technologies, helping chemical companies launch commercially successful new compounds and improve existing ones, while efficiently managing costs, chemical safety and regulation..chemicals and materials

Chemical R&D

Elsevier R&D Solutions empowers chemists to choose the right chemistry target more quickly and de-risk the New Product Development process from regulatory pressure with access to essential chemistry research.

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Chemical Manufacturing

Elsevier R&D Solutions empowers manufacturing engineers to more quickly design, test and train staff to achieve a safe, compliant and efficient chemical production line with visibility into chemical engineering data.

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The Materials Revolution is Here: How Are You Keeping Up?

Is your organization properly leveraging materials innovation and applications? Find out how you compare to top industry performers and get new ideas to drive commercially successful new product development, and more.

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Alpha Moments in the Chemical Industry – From Molecule to Market in Less Time

Discover how a CRO managed customer needs while minimizing R&D costs with Reaxys, boosting productivity and allowing for greater margins and shorter lead times.

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Regulation as a Driver of Innovation in China’s Chemical Industry

Discover why any regulation that increases the amount of research is likely to have a positive impact on innovation.

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Chemical Regulation in China and Europe

Innovation and regulation are two major drivers of change for the global chemical industry. Learn more about how successful companies are improving their competitiveness.

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Elsevier R&D Solutions for the Chemicals Industry


Reaxys helps chemical companies develop and improve chemical products by supporting synthesis optimization and enabling the identification of desirable and undesirable chemical properties in intermediate and end products.

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Knovel helps the chemical industry tackle development and production challenges by providing visibility on substance suitability for specific applications and best practice data relevant to piping, chemical engineering and processing, and EHS compliance.

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ScienceDirect helps chemical researchers validate opportunities for NPD growth and optimize research and experimental approaches by providing visibility and in-depth insights on the latest state-of-the-art chemistry developments and chemical applications.

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Scopus enables chemical companies to identify experts and potential research partners, benchmark fundamental research competencies, and generate new business opportunities based on scientifically validated breakthrough technologies.

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