A Roadmap for Decarbonizing Canada’s Chemistry Sector

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Live virtual panel on Wednesday, May 24, 2023, at 12:00 noon EDT / 9:00 am PDT
Join senior representatives of the chemistry and clean energy sector in Canada for an in-depth discussion about the opportunities and challenges to decarbonize Canada’s chemistry sector in line with 2030 and 2050 commitments by industry and governments.

Discussion topics will include:

  • What is the current emission profile for the chemistry sector in Canada and how does it rank among Canadian industrial emitters?
  • What are the current actions underway and proposals under consideration to meet reduction targets?
  • What are the outstanding challenges that need to be addressed to achieve objectives?
  • How can we determine, evaluate and advance the best market opportunities for Canada in the clean chemicals sector?
  • How can government, industry and stakeholders partner to meet our targets?


  • Clean Energy Canada (CEC)
  • Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC)             


  • Bob Masterson, President and CEO, Chemistry Industry Association of Canada
  • Merran Smith, Founder and Chief Innovation Officer, Clean Energy Canada
  • Sarah Marshall, VP Sustainability, NOVA Chemicals
  • Michael Burt, Vice President & Global Director, Climate and Energy, Dow Chemical Canada
  • Special presentation by Oliver Sheldrick, Program Manager, Clean Energy Canada
  • Moderated by Kiki Cloutier, Principal, Earnscliffe Strategies