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Is today’s non-stick cookware safe?

Posted on February 10th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

Nonstick coatings have been used on cookware for over 50 years. It’s amazing that its safety continues to be debated. Continue reading “Is today’s non-stick cookware safe?” »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: A fiery phone story with a good ending!

Posted on February 6th, 2017 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

There are few people left in the world who have not heard of the saga of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7.  The device debuted to raving reviews in August 2016, but was recalled and its manufacturing ceased on October 10, 2016. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy Note 7: A fiery phone story with a good ending!” »

The Future of Materials

Posted on August 19th, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications

Recently Google was issued a patent for an adhesive applied to the hood of a car (U.S. Patent No. 9,340,178, 2016).  The adhesive’s purpose is to catch a person who has been struck by a car, keeping them from bouncing off the hood and getting run over. Continue reading “The Future of Materials” »

Creating Your EHS Road Map

Posted on May 6th, 2016 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

A proactive EHS plan is not an option, an add-on, or a ‘nice-to have’ feature in the chemical manufacturing industry – it is the foundation on which your business stands.

From increased restrictions in the Toxic Substances and Control Act (TSCA) in the U.S. and the Registration, Evaluation, and Authorization of Chemicals (REACH) in Europe, to growing penalties related to environmental protection in China, chemical companies are Continue reading “Creating Your EHS Road Map” »

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