The Ripple Effect

December 30, 2009

The Ripple Effect

The judgment of society depends on more than just economic and environmental contributions of nickel-containing materials, vital as those are. Quality of life is also a measure of sustainability. Employment, occupational and community health, infrastructure – these and other social aspects need to be given due consideration.

Current Issue

Nickel and sustainability

Towards a circular economy

August 30, 2018

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Feature Story:
A catalyst for sustainable operations
Nickel-containing catalysts are widely used in the refining and petrochemical industries worldwide. At end-of-life, catalysts are either sent to landfill or sent for recycling to recover the valuable metals they contain. Refineries in Kuwait are changing the way they handle spent catalysts.