Regulation as a driver of innovation in China’s chemical industry
China’s burgeoning middle class has put increasing pressure on its government to institute regulations regarding environmental health and safety across industries. But with its regulatory approach in the chemical industry, China has often gone a step further to use regulations with an eye towards driving economic developments.
This new white paper:
- Explores many regulatory approaches being used in China and looks at how a combination of restrictions and incentives can boost industry innovation
- Explains how China’s regulations go beyond restricting particular emissions and chemicals, sometimes promoting or restricting specific technologies and products
- Considers how Western chemical companies can still achieve a competitive advantage in this landscape