February 2015 Issue
Take a stand when you come across a corporate misdeed
You’ll find the website more intuitive as well as mobile-device friendly
That’s the theme of a campaign to attract youngsters to engineering careers
One option to infer internal flow rate in a column rarely makes sense
A new pilot plant and laboratory will ensure continued expansion in sustainable products
Nine hazardous chemicals go on watch list to prevent their import
Simple monitoring actions and adopting best practices may lead to significant savings
Bottom outlet valve with built-in sensor obviates new vessel entry point
Switching to more environmentally friendly materials poses tradeoffs
Choose a suitable method to limit damage elsewhere in the process
Biocatalytic process could cut carbon dioxide emissions and lower production costs.
Two-step process for making lactic acid promises environmental and economic advantages over anaerobic sugar fermentation.
Simple-to-implement non-analytical measurements can boost capabilities
Getting an operator to act as an owner of equipment can provide myriad benefits.
Readers point out all sorts of purging procedure problems
All three indicators rose slightly. Source: American Chemistry Council.