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  1. Ross Sanitary Tumble Blenders Ideal For High Value Applications

    The ROSS VCB-0.25 Tumble Blender is uniquely suited for specialty blends with extremely minor active components and additives. Ideal for processing high value and delicate applications, the Tumble Blender is often provided in a sanitary all-stainless steel construction and imparts gentle agitation.

  2. ExxonMobil To Invest Up To $100M On Lower-Emissions R&D With U.S. National Labs

    ExxonMobil said recenty it will invest up to $100 million over 10 years to research and develop advanced lower-emissions technologies with the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory and National Energy Technology Laboratory.

  3. Saving Energy In The Production Of Chemicals

    Whether in agriculture, industry or private households, chemicals are needed everywhere. However, their production requires a very large amount of energy. With a new type of hybrid access, energy can be saved in the double-digit percentage range depending on the plant and process

  4. Entegris Breaks Ground On New High-Purity Drum Manufacturing Facility

    Entegris Inc., a leader in specialty chemicals and advanced materials solutions, recently broke ground on their new state-of-the-art clean drum manufacturing facility for its Advanced Materials Handling division, in JangAn, Korea

  5. Zeeland Refinery Bridges Gap In Planning And Scheduling With Aspen Technology

    Aspen Technology, Inc., the asset optimization software company, recently announced that Zeeland Refinery, a joint venture between Total and Lukoil in Western Europe, will deploy Aspen GDOT dynamic optimization software

  6. Cabot Corporation Completes Responsible Care 14001 Certification For All Operating Manufacturing Sites In China

    Cabot Corporation recently announced that all four of its operating carbon black and fumed silica manufacturing sites in China have successfully completed the Responsible Care 14001 (RC14001) certification process

  7. Clariant Catalysts And Wuxi Xiyuan Win Further Contracts For Formaldehyde Production Projects In China

    Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, recently announced that it will be collaborating with its engineering partner, Wuxi Xiyuan, in two new projects to supply their joint formaldehyde production technology

  8. Colorful Solution To A Chemical Industry Bottleneck

    The nanoscale water channels that nature has evolved to rapidly shuttle water molecules into and out of cells could inspire new materials to clean up chemical and pharmaceutical production

  9. GFS Chemicals Adds New Product To Industry Leading Solutions

    GFS Chemicals has added a new product to its list of non-aqueous hydrogen chloride solutions. The new product is a three-molar solution of hydrogen chloride in isopropyl acetate, which will allow GFS to service a growing customer base in more demanding process chemistries

  10. Bio-TCat Technology Viability Confirmed During Extensive Anellotech Pilot Plant Campaign

    The viability of Anellotech’s Bio-TCat technology has now been proven by achieving commercially-targeted yields in its TCat-8 pilot unit in Silsbee, Texas during six months of continuous process operations