International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization IUPAC - International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Mr. Peter Claessens Ideas Activities
  • Senior Vice President
    Antwerp, Belgium
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    Tel +32(0)3 5400132
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We approach and penetrate the market via Industry Verticals - this to obtain leadership within the market but also to understand the needs and requirements of our customers, related to their specific industry.

1 of our global Industry Verticals is Chemicals !

As such I am very interested and excited to read what's happening during the Year of Chemistry in 2011 ..

Best regards,

Peter Claessens

Global Head of IV Chemicals

Senior Vice President