November 2015 Issue
All three indicators slumped somewhat. Source: American Chemistry Council.
Exhibit traces development and historical context of chemistry sets
Take seven steps to combat complacency that can compromise process safety.
An independent contractor must think carefully about money-related issues
Varying of flow requires a different approach than that for centrifugal pumps
Ensure your layout can handle anticipated stresses.
Seize the opportunity to significantly improve plant performance
Use design of experiments to minimize the number of runs and ensure meaningful data
Large chemical manufacturers achieve improvements on many fronts
Good corporate behavior now goes beyond just following federal regulations
Catalyst converts biofuel process waste into raw material for recycle back into the process
Inefficient operation can impact energy intensity and upstream processes
Catalyst-containing system both captures and converts carbon dioxide
A genetically modified oilseed produces high yields of unusual triacylglycerols (TAGs) that may serve as biofuels or industrial feedstocks
Proposed plan for reducing emissions would benefit from revisions