IChemE Introduces New Academic Journal
Sustainable Production and Consumption (SPC), a new academic journal from the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE), in partnership with Elsevier, will launch in 2015 and focus on the importance of sustainability in sectors as diverse as retail, tourism, transport, health, food, energy, construction and the chemical and process industries.
AkzoNobel Investigates Raw Material Production From Sugar Beet
AkzoNobel joined forces with SuikerUnie, Rabobank, Deloitte, Investment and Development Agency for the Northern Netherlands (NOM), Groningen Seaports, and the Province of Groningen, to investigate the possibility of producing chemicals from beet-derived sugar feedstock
Initiative Pairs GTI And KOGAS
Gas Technology Institute (GTI) and Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS) signed a Collaboration Agreement during the recent IGRC 2014 meetings in Copenhagen, Denmark.
SOCMA Hosts 93rd Annual Dinner And Awards Showcase
The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) is returning to the New York Marriott Marquis Times Square on December 8, 2014, for its 93rd Annual Dinner honoring Performance Improvement Award winners and featuring a Leadership and Business Development Speaker Showcase.
SOCMA Awards Honor EHS&S Improvement
More than 28 member facilities will receive 2014 Performance Improvement Awards for their outstanding commitment to continuous improvement in environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) practices at the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) 93rd Annual Dinner on December 8 in New York.
SOCMA Launches ChemStewards Optimization Site
SOCMA unveiled its new ChemStewards Optimization website, a resource housing ChemStewards and related EHS&S documents in a centralized, web-based repository and available only to members.
Train Derailments Spur Look at Oil
The derailment of several oil trains and subsequent fiery explosions have some calling on oil companies to make their oil less flammable.