7 months Environmental threats from the chemicals CEOs’ standpoint Manilatimes |Biz
CATHERINE H. SANTOSIn recent months, we have seen the growing awareness about adverse effects on the environment brought about by the use of plastics. Plastic pollution and climate change have been high on the agenda of governments and world organizations. It is interesting to note that chemicals company CEOs’ concerns about a number of wider ‘sustainability trends’ surpass nervousness about economic conditions. This is an unusual back story behind their longer-term caution, as we’ve found out in PwC’s 22nd Annual Global CEO Survey. Out of 1,300 plus CEOs around the world, 48 survey respondents are from the chemicals sector. CEOs’ ... more