Entries by Julie Fortier

CIAC holds press conference on the proposed Clean Fuel Standard

On April 9, CIAC held a press conference and met with numerous government official to sound the alarm on the Government of Canada’s proposed Clean Fuel Standard (CFS). To start out the day, CIAC Chair and President of BASF Canada, Marcelo Lu and CIAC President and CEO Bob Masterson held a press conference to the […]

Sixth Estate panel discusses the case of the missing $30B in Canadian chemistry

On the Sixth Estate’s Before the Bell panel discussion Thursday, March 21 CIAC President and CEO, Bob Masterson presented the case of the missing $30 billion in Canada’s economy due to missing out on chemistry sector investment opportunities – even though Canada has a lot of the fundamentals in place. “The Canadian chemical sector has […]

CIAC Board of Directors welcome Ontario officials

In Toronto on February 21, as part of CIAC’s first board meeting for 2019 and the first board meeting held in Toronto in more than 10 years, members welcomed a keynote address by the Ontario Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, Todd Smith. Minister Smith spoke of the steps he and his government […]