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Regulatory Burdens, Barbie and Taylor Swift Impact the Chemical Industry

American Chemistry Council’s Chief Economist discusses the state of the chemical industry and what keeps her up at night.
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Podcast: Operator Training Do’s and Don’ts

On-the-job training seems efficient but there are better ways to train operators.
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A Better Way To Zero In On Chemical Ingredients

Manually scanning safety data sheets (SDSs) for hazardous ingredients is hardly efficient and certainly not safe.
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Process Safety — Manage The Only Constant: Change

Understanding the two kinds of change, deliberate and creeping, will aid you in keeping your facility a safe place to work.

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EPA Recognizes AkzoNobel’s Green Power

June 7, 2024
Paint manufacturer’s green power use is equivalent to the electricity use of more than 6,400 average American homes annually.
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Did Biden’s State of the Union Address American Chemistry Council Concerns?

Feb. 8, 2023
A comparison of what the ACC wanted to hear and what President Biden said
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IChemE Global Awards Finalists Include Dow, BP

Sept. 13, 2022
More than 100 finalist projects are in the running for the 2022 Global Awards.
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Partnership Aims To Develop Novel Electrocatalysts For Green Hydrogen

Aug. 22, 2022
Sibanye-Stillwater and Heraeus enter into a partnership to develop and commercialize novel electrolyzer catalysts for the production of green hydrogen.

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Maximizing Efficiency and Budgeting With Time on Tools

Nov. 21, 2023
Learn about the challenges, opportunities, and improvements that Time on Tools can make to a plant’s schedule.
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Are you getting the most effective performance from your compressed air system?

Sept. 27, 2023
Answer these 8 questions to gauge your knowledge.
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Quiz: What’s Your Digital Transformation Status?

Aug. 18, 2023
Did you know that up to 70% of digital transformation projects fail? Take this quiz to see if your company has identified some of the key factors for digital success, and discover...
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Integrated Solution for System Reliability

Feb. 1, 2023
The sheer volume of data available today makes identifying operating problems and compliance risks challenging for many industries and their workforces. With the right integrated...

Corrosion Curbs Renewable Energy Production

April 12, 2024
Duke University researchers say it could one day be possible to design renewable energy devices that last two to three times longer than they currently do.
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Power of Storytelling in the chemical industry

Podcast: How Storytelling Improves Operator Performance

April 12, 2024
From knowledge capture and transfer to making technical information understandable and engaging, storytelling aids in retaining tacit knowledge and contextual understanding and...

Green Ammonia Production Process Orchestrated Via ‘Symphony’ Of Atoms

April 5, 2024
The reaction works at low temperatures, and it's also regenerative, restoring the original materials with each cycle of ammonia production.

Researchers Develop Safer Storage Method for Hydrogen Chloride

April 5, 2024
The ability to store hydrogen chloride as ionic liquids paves the way for more sustainable chemical processes.