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Machine Learning Powers Sustainable Manufacturing

Posted on April 20th, 2017 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

Interest in sustainability intensifies day by day, with consumers concerned now more than ever about their role in a sustainable future. They are becoming increasingly careful regarding the environmental impact of their consumption and more willing to reward companies that offer eco-friendly products and processes. Continue reading “Machine Learning Powers Sustainable Manufacturing” »

Space industry energy technology becomes mainstream

Posted on April 11th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

Space Energy Technology

Developing technologies to operate under narrow constraints, like those necessary for anything designed for the space program, can lead down some innovative paths. Scientists and engineers are forced to think creatively about solving problems, and they are much more likely to draw upon newer or less well-known technologies to help.

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Energy Conservation Part 6 – Holistic Approach

Posted on January 31st, 2017 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

Previous posts discussed the various domains of sustainability as related to energy conservation as related to instrumentation and control.  For review: Sustainability is the capacity to endure; it is how systems remain productive indefinitely; it is the endurance of systems and processes. Sustainability includes four interconnected domains: processes, economics, politics and culture.  Continue reading “Energy Conservation Part 6 – Holistic Approach” »

5 most popular Chemicals and Materials Now blog posts from 2016

Posted on January 27th, 2017 by in Chemical R&D

Increasingly advanced consumer technology is a hot topic among those working in the chemicals and materials space, so it’s not a wonder that posts about two different smart phones were among the most popular blogs in 2016. Continue reading “5 most popular Chemicals and Materials Now blog posts from 2016” »

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