November 2016 Issue
Three-stage method promises to ease and expedite decision-making when considering continuous processing
But first determine if blending really is required
Site has achieved better shift changes and improved operating performance.
Operating centrifugal pumps in series demands care
With the aim to reduce toxic exposure, agency fast tracks the evaluation of five chemicals
New center focuses on advancing membrane separation technologies
New survey shows greater corporate interest and internal use
Consider this device to upgrade low-pressure or wasted steam for use elsewhere in a plant
Paying attention to variety of issues can lead to better performance
Take advantage of the increasing availability and variety of data
A comprehensive review has identified a number of widely applicable indicators
Renewable materials continue to expand their role.
A “penny wise, pound foolish” approach prompts plant problems
Shipments and the CAB rose while capacity utilization slumped. Source: American Chemistry Council.
We asked readers: How frequently does your site keep bypass lines around control valves open during normal operation to gain more capacity?