Dr Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun

Covid-19: We can get through this together
Never before has the chemical industry’s role in protecting human health been more pronounced and I am confident that we are well equipped to meet the challenges that may come our way, comments Dr Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun
Driving supply chain agility at a time of Pandemic
Due to the current crisis, we expect supply and demand fluctuations to have a significant impact on the chemical industry, with global petrochemicals growth likely to be negative in 2020, comments Dr Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun
If we change our mind-set, we have won half the battle
Never before have industries worked more closely together to address the issue of plastic waste pollution, global warming and reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, comments Dr Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun
GPCA calls for adoption of new chemicals management regulation in the GCC
The creation of a robust chemical management framework will help safeguard the safety and wellbeing of the general public and reduce the number of road accidents
IMO 2020: Navigating disruptive waters
The IMO regulation for the reduction of sulphur content in marine fuels from 3.5% to 0.5% with effect from 1 January 2020, considered as the most disruptive product quality change in decades, will create many losers and winners in the global refining industry, will cost the refining and shipping industries many billions of dollars worldwide, and will impact companies and households across the world with higher freight costs
Advocating for global harmonised chemical management system in the GCC
Adopting GHS and ADR will help enact real change for the benefit of industry, society and the economy, and reaffirm the leadership’s commitment to sustainable economic growth, while upholding high EHS&S standards, comments Dr Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun