July 2014 Issue
Chemical industry executives share perspectives on priorities and issues
Safety depends upon scrupulously performing a variety of inspections and tests
Company learns valuable lessons about dealing with devastation.
Research aims to address challenges of developing sustainable biomass production
Get energy costs under control by optimizing your process heating systems
A more-effective method can offer significant benefits
Answer a number of key questions to identify the most appropriate choice
Materials’ selection and piping design markedly can affect results.
Proper front-end-planning and project evaluation are crucial for achieving success.
Method harnesses sunlight to make compounds with desired chirality
Researchers in Japan have developed a process for asymmetric synthesis of optically active alcohol derivatives.
Technologies transform greenhouse gas into a feedstock for chemicals.
Readers recommend ways to expedite the process
Shipments and the CAB rose but capacity utilization slipped. Source: American Chemistry Council.