March 2017 Issue
The EPA issues final TSCA rule for chemical substances manufactured at nanoscale
Two research projects provide insights about reactions at the molecular level
Analysis of articles in one field finds that statistical mistakes are common
Questions highlight uncertainties about appropriate actions
Consider three alternatives for columns requiring low temperatures
Plant achieves cost savings and more-proactive maintenance.
A properly designed fluid-bed dryer can handle sticky solids
Getting accurate pressure measurements is harder than it might seem.
Attackers can gain access in several ways often overlooked by sites
Microphotoreactor uses solar energy and microchannels to manufacture pharmaceuticals
A process based on mechanical ball milling promises to produce alkali metal hydrides (AMHs) at lower cost than current methods.
The second edition of this standard on process safety performance indicators contains some important revisions
A well-managed preferred vendor list can yield significant savings.
Newly commercialized and emerging technologies promise significant benefits
Assess a number of issues that can compromise performance
Shipments and the CAB rose but capacity utilization slipped
We asked readers: How often do executives at your company explicitly talk about process safety?