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Towards carbon neutrality: The top 10 global carbon capture projects of 2023

Access our detailed report that profiles each of the projects listed here in terms of size, partners, efficiency, types of technology and its suppliers, the...
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Are alternative feedstocks the pathway to decarbonizing the chemical industry?

– Accounting for 7% of the global greenhouse gas emissions, the chemical industry is under increasing...
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How companies should approach CCUS in 2024

– As industrial sectors account for over 30% of global carbon emissions, companies are integrating carbon,...
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Landscaping the diagnostic consumables market

– About the client: The client is a company specializing in porous polymers. They engaged PreScouter...
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Decarbonizing the chemical industry: PreScouter’s insights on the role of alternative feedstocks in decarbonization

– In an era where the environmental footprint of industrial sectors is under scrutiny, the chemical...
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Scaling up success: Key lessons from real-world CCUS projects

– Can the quest to endeavor Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS) technology redefine our approach...
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How novel weight loss drugs are tipping the scale within global healthcare

– Access our report for a concise summary of this article’s key takeaways, plus an exclusive...
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Weight loss drugs: How a new wave of weight loss drugs is poised to change healthcare

– Have you ever pondered the potential of a drug or pill to significantly alter the...
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Micro/nanoplastics and the quest for sustainable practices in plastic-intensive industries

– Despite the current lack of regulatory oversight, companies have compelling reasons to proactively confront the...

EXAMPLES OF OUR WORK

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The top 10 carbon capture projects in 2023

– By September 2022, the momentum behind CCS was evident with a 44% growth in projects...
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Microplastics in industry: Identifying risks & opportunities for action

– Microplastics are small plastic particles measuring less than 5 mm that do not biodegrade and...
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Why a Blanket Ban on Fluoropolymers is Not the Answer: The Vital Role of PTFE in Life-Saving Applications

– Fluoropolymers comprise a subset of over 9,000 chemicals known as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)....
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Graphene Manufacturing in 2022

– Graphene is the thinnest material (1 atomic layer thick) known to humans, which makes its...
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Mono-Material Packaging: New guidelines, current scenario, and key players

– The current flexible packaging sector depends on multi-material packaging, which is difficult to recycle. This...
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State of Battery Recycling: Can we meet our LIB recycling obligations by 2030?

– In the European Union, the draft of the new Battery Directive sets LIBs for electric...
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Alternative PFAS Chemistries

– Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are widely used to impart resistance to heat, oil, stains, grease,...
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Lightweighting in the Aerospace & Defense Sector

– The importance of lightweighting in A&D can’t be overstated. New manufacturing technologies like 3D printing...
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Recycling of Thermoset Materials

– Generally, plastic materials are classified as thermoplastics and thermosets, according to their chemical composition. From...
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Innovations in Ecommerce Packaging

– In this Intelligence Brief, we profile nine companies from around the globe providing ecommerce packaging...
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Food and Beverage Waste Upcycling: Turning Waste Into Profits

– This Intelligence Brief profiles innovative food waste upcycling technologies along with applications for the upcycled...
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Quantum computing in the chemical industry

– Quantum computing (QC) is recognized as a game-changing approach that allows complex computations to be...
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Green Chemistry Alternatives For Common Chemicals

– Going from a fossil- to renewable-based world requires a major shift in the way we...
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The Current Status of Graphene Production in 2020

– In order to understand the current status of graphene production, PreScouter identified 18 companies that...
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Startups Developing Nanocellulose Products in 2020

– The global nanocellulose market is valued at USD 297 million and expected to grow to...
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How Can Workplaces Offer COVID-19 Testing?

– In this report, we detail all of the currently available COVID-19 workplace testing options, detailing...
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When will the COVID-19 pandemic end?

– In this report, we’ll cover what companies can do sustain, and even grow, in this...
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State of the Electric Vehicle Lithium-Ion Battery Market 2019-2030

– Report Highlights: Advancements in battery technology and the electrification of the automobile have contributed enormously...
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Smart Road Technologies Shaping the Future of Transportation

– Report Highlights: Key driving trends: Electrification Infrastructure Improvements Safety and Improved User Experience Renewable Energy...
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Disruptive Battery Technologies

– Report Highlights: PreScouter identified the following 10 disruptive battery technologies: Each technology is analyzed from...
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Extending Shelf Life: Novel Packaging

– What are some novel packaging technologies currently in development for extending the shelf life of...
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What companies are offering commercially available solutions in the smart packaging domain?

– Report Highlights: PreScouter identified 11 companies that are already offering commercially available solutions for smart...
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How bio-inspired materials are revolutionizing industry

– Nature serves as one of life’s most creative and innovative scientists, and can sometimes provide...
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How 3D Printing Is Redefining Industries

– 3D printing is a revolutionary technology, whose effects will be felt across multiple industries. It’s...
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From AI to drug delivery: How phase change materials are disrupting your industry

– This report serves as a guide through the emerging applications for phase change materials. The...
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9 disruptive technologies changing the world

– In the past 25 years, modern society has undergone a number of significant changes due...
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Graphene: How this wonder material is transforming every industry

– Graphene, an atomically-thin, two-dimensional layer of carbon, has been touted as a miracle material: in...

Case Studies

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Market analysis of molded fiber food packaging

– About the client The Client was a provider of fresh food packaging to customers in...
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Decarbonization in IT Operations: A Business Unit Approach to Carbon Emission Reduction

– As organizations intensify their decarbonization efforts to reduce carbon emissions across various operational levels, including...
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Landscaping sustainable polymer solutions to replace plastics commonly used in consumer electronics

– About the Client: The Client is a leading producer of tobacco products who engaged PreScouter...
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The future of steel: Disruptive technologies and market opportunities

– About the Client: The Client was looking to understand the future of steel. They engaged...
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Analyzing the waste-to-jet fuel sector

– About the client: As a major player in the waste management industry, the Client, a...
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Ongoing identification of novel targets for development within oncology

– About the Client: The Client is a pharmaceutical company focused on drug development for cancer....
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Technology scan for a pulp & paper company looking to achieve zero-emissions operations

– About the Client: The Client for this Research Support Service Project, was a major pulp...
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Identifying unmet needs in the powder coating market

– About the Client: The Client, a specialty chemicals company, came to PreScouter for help gaining...
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Identifying market opportunities for biopolymers

– About the Client: The Client in this case, a leading biotechnology and bioinformatics company, engaged...
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Techniques to separate byproducts for more sustainable chemical processing

– About the Client: A major chemical processing company at the forefront of sustainability had designed...
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Identifying the regulation landscape and technological alternatives to chrome VI plating

– About the Client: The Client in this case was a major tool manufacturer. One of...
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Finding renewable raw material suppliers for green packaging solutions

– About the Client: The Client, a major chemical company, was highly interested in sustainability and...
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Market Analysis for a Major Textile Manufacturer

– About the Client:  The Client is a multi-billion dollar textile company and one of the...

Media

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Sustainability in Healthcare

– In this episode of the Truncated Thoughts podcast, Jeremy Schmerer and Ryan LaRanger are joined...
Podcast

Battery Technologies for Healthcare

– In this episode of the Truncated Thoughts podcast, Jeremy and Ryan engage in a discussion...
Podcast

Robotic Surgery Part II: 5G and Soft Robotics

– In this week’s episode of the Truncated Thoughts podcast, Jeremy Schmerer and Ryan LaRanger continue...
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Season 1, Episode 1 – Origin USA

– Today we dive deep into Origin USA and its President Pete Roberts. Pete walks us...
Video

Graphene: How this wonder material is transforming every industry

– This webinar summarizes key milestones in the development of graphene, highlights the state of current...

More Insights

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GNoME’s impact on industry: How to avoid a Kodak moment?

– The introduction of Google DeepMind’s GNoME represents a significant leap in material science, particularly in...
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Sustainable Business Practices in a Profit-Driven World

– In a critical time when corporate environmental responsibility has become imperative, businesses are actively seeking...
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The disruptive power of digital technologies in the water sector

– Digital technologies are shaping our world and are at the center of policy and technological...
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How to avoid microplastics: Strategies for consumers and corporations

– In today’s world, where microplastics have become a pervasive concern due to their harmful effects...
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The global technology race: Is China truly ahead of the West?

– The  Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) recently released a report titled “The Global Race for...
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Graphene manufacturing: Expert insights you might have missed from 2022

– Isabella Borghetti is an industrial manager working in the automotive and nanotechnology industry. She has...

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