I love celebrations. Yesterday we celebrated Father's Day and soon we will be celebrating Independence Day.
It's fairly well-known that the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) is set to expire this year (Oct. 4, 2009), and that many in the industry are looking to Congress to reauthorize the program.
When I tell people I write for Chemical Processing magazine they stare at me in doe-eyed silence. The awkward silence ends when I start mentioning some of the companies that we cover. Then it becomes a free-association frenzy filled with marketing slogans galore.
Welcome to the Chemical Reaction Blog – a place to react to what you've seen in or heard about the chemical industry. Getting the discussion started is often a difficult task, but as a journalist charged with helping to keep you informed about what's happening in the industry and within...