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  • Solve the real problem

    Sometimes solving a problem causes more harm than good

    Dirk Willard, Senior Editor
    08/27/2008
  • Industry goes for the gold

    Olympics showcase some of chemical engineering’s best efforts

    Seán Ottewell, Editor at Large
    08/27/2008
  • Squeeze More From Your Process

    Process intensification can enhance distillation, heat transfer and other operations

    Rocky C. Costello, R. C. Costello & Associates, Inc.
    08/27/2008
  • What’s on tap for water?

    This increasingly precious resource is attracting more attention

    Seán Ottewell, Editor at Large
    07/30/2008
  • Act Before There’s Not a Drop to Drink

    Ground water protection is the responsibility of everyone including the chemical industry. An energetic group of state and federal ground water agencies, industry, environmentalists and other stakeholders, however, has made it a key area of their focus. The Ground Water Protection Council (GWPC) is a nonprofit Section 501(c)(6) organization dedicated to promoting and ensuring the use of best management practices and “fair but effective” laws regarding comprehensive groundwater protection.

    Lynn Bergeson
    02/22/2008
  • Eliminate exchanger tubing troubles

    Today, many companies consider coating the inside of carbon steel tubes a best practice for extending the performance and lifecycle of a heat transfer system.

    Edward Curran, Curran International
    11/14/2007
  • Do some heavy thinking about light loads

    Cutting steam demand can get you into hot water, advises Contributing Editor Andrew W. Sloley, contributing editor, in this month's Plant InSites column.

    Andrew W. Sloley, contributing editor
    10/01/2007
  • Don’t look at precondensers in a vacuum

    Consider the impact of the downstream vacuum ejector on precondenser performance, advises Andrew Sloley, in this month's Plant InSites column.

    Andrew W. Sloley, contributing editor
    08/20/2007
  • Better water technology is on tap

    The drought in many parts of the U.S. so far this summer points out the preciousness of water supplies. There’s greater demand for waste-minimization and recycle-and-reuse technologies as well as more awareness of utility usage and the impact of life-cycle costs on water-treatment operations. Here’s a look at new technologies that will help.

    C. Kenna Amos, contributing editor
    07/24/2007
  • Cut column energy consumption

    With increasing energy prices and public sensitivity to energy consumption, many plants are paying more attention to optimizing distillation. Simple and low-risk operational changes often can provide substantial savings.

    Andrew Sloley, VECO U.S.A.
    05/08/2007
  • Equipment & Services: May

    Chemical Processing's Equipment & Services feature provides a variety of production equipment, supplier services and parts.

    05/08/2007
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