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Q4 ’22 Sustainability Update: Efforts Proceeding Along the Right Path

By Kevin Duffy

This quarterly sustainability update includes insights and data from the Hilco Valuation Services team pertaining to the plastics and chemicals Industries, and is applicable to a host of businesses operating in various sectors and other industries around the world.

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Podcast: What’s Next for Those Across the Chemical Industry?

By Kevin Duffy, Steve Katz (host)

This podcast features a discussion centered around the numerous global factors that continue to add complexity to an already strained chemical industry as we approach mid 2022.

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Challenges Persist in the Chemical Industry: How Did We Get Here and What Now?

By Kevin Duffy

It’s understandable if some decision makers in the chemical industry just want to cry uncle. Economic volatility, supply chain unpredictability and global upheaval are making 2022 another challenging year on the heels of two years that brought unprecedented obstacles. This article explores the bumpy road traveled to date, and some of the potential forks in the road ahead for the chemical industry.

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Podcast: The critical changes facing the chemical industry in the wake of the global pandemic

By Host Steve Katz, Kevin Duffy (guest)

Kevin Duffy, senior valuation director at Hilco Valuation Services joins Steve Katz to discuss the critical changes facing the chemical industry in the wake of the global pandemic and how demand levels and industries ranging from automotive to packaging are affecting that overall landscape.

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The Good, Bad and Ugly of the Chemical Market in the Age of COVID-19

By Kevin Duffy

With a pre-COVID workforce of more than 800,000 in the U.S., based on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the chemical industry faces critical challenges in the wake of the global pandemic.

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