June 2012 Issue
Begin with a thorough self-assessment to reduce energy costs
The catalysts may particularly suit production of chiral alcohols in the pharmaceutical industry.
Plants increasingly re-evaluate economic and technical factors
Hybrid material could cut energy costs for producing plastics and fuels
Knowing when to clean and calibrate the sensor is key.
Ultrasonic metering minimizes acid leaks and allows real-time control.
Understand the strengths and weaknesses of various options.
A comprehensive maintenance strategy can enhance efficiency and safety.
Commissioning and operating such vessels demands special care.
New program hopes to revive carbon capture and storage competition.
Government emphasizes commitment to biological research
Hold all the aces by taking a lifecycle approach.
Readers suggest how to pinpoint problems
Lack of expertise and effective corrosion-monitoring programs afflicts sites.