Insights from BCC Research

Insect Repellent Products: Ingredients That Fuel the Market

Written by Mohammed Javed and Sarah Gallo on Dec 28, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Insect Repellent Products

Mosquitoes are responsible for spreading three of the deadliest insect-borne diseases in the world: malaria, dengue and yellow fever. Of these, malaria impacts the most people worldwide. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), about 40% of the world’s population is at risk for malaria. Two of the most effective ways to protect oneself against insect-borne diseases are through proper insect repellent use and increased awareness across the globe.

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Surfactants Industry Now Dominated by Merger of Two Market Behemoths

Written by Jeff Schmerker on Feb 21, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Surfactant.jpgMounting demand for household detergents and personal care items is helping to push the worldwide market for surfactants, according to a new report from BCC Research. Surfactants are surface-active substances which are widely used to trim down the surface tension of any liquid and are particularly effective for cleaning.

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Regulations Help, Hinder the Global Oleochemical Industry

Written by Jeff Schmerker on Jan 2, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Oleochemical.jpgGovernments around the world rarely shy away from regulating industries, but regulation of the oleochemical industry is surprisingly sparse.

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Global Antiseptic and Disinfectant Market Sees Segmented Growth

Written by Jeff Schmerker on Dec 18, 2017 1:30:00 PM

Sanitizer_Unit.jpgWith hygiene at home, in hospitals or at the workplace seen as increasingly important for health and a disease-free environment, the global market for antiseptics and disinfectants are expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.2% through 2022, when the global market value could be worth $9.1 billion, according to an updated report from BCC Research.

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Topics: Chemicals