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Posted on November 23rd, 2017 by Mike Schmidt in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence
“The two most common elements in the universe are hydrogen and stupidity.” – Harlan Ellison Continue reading “A New Hydrogen Disaster? The Leeds Experiment” »
Posted on February 20th, 2017 by Dr. Sina Ebnesajjad in New Materials & Applications
There are good reasons for the burning flares in refineries, chemical and natural gas processing plants and oil wells. From a distance it looks like a tall chimney with a red flame atop. The primary function of the flares is to act as safety devices. Continue reading “Emitted Methane as Feedstock for Bio-manufacturing – improving the Earth’s climate in small bites” »
Posted on November 16th, 2016 by Nigel Davis in Chemicals Industry News and Analysis
The shifting energy landscape will have a profound impact on the availability of all types of hydrocarbon feedstock for chemicals manufacturing, be they natural gas, coal or oil. Continue reading “Global energy efficiency will shift feedstock dynamics” »