Recent Articles

May 25, 2018 5:00 am
Lappeenranta University of Technology
Is there enough space for all the wind turbines and solar panels to provide all our energy needs? What happens when the sun doesn't shine and the wind doesn't blow? Won't renewables destabilize the grid and cause blackouts?
May 10, 2018 4:00 am
Megan Ray Nichols
The future of electric vehicle growth rests on our ability to mine base minerals—and we still may face mineral deficits in the next couple of decades.
May 1, 2018 5:00 am
Phil N. Molé
Creating and maintaining an affective chemical hygiene plan is a critical step in ensuring safety regulation compliance. In this article, we’ll take a comprehensive look at OSHA compliance requirements and industry best practices for lab safety, and provide strategies for creating a compliant Chemical Hygiene Plan (CHP).
April 26, 2018 7:00 am
American Chemical Society
Some forms of tellurium are toxic, so as the element finds applications in solar panels, rubber production, electronics, and more, researchers are becoming concerned about possible environmental contamination.
April 19, 2018 6:00 am
John Bogart
In the chemical industry, measuring and controlling moisture content can impact product quality, production throughput, and processing efficiency, as well as the purchase price of feedstock and shipping costs. Instantaneous, “point-and-measure” handheld analyzers could make this task easier.
April 18, 2018 2:40 am
Megan Ray Nichols
Use these tips for dust collection in your food processing facility to prevent problems and to remain within safety regulations. As a result, you will keep your employees safer and healthier.
April 17, 2018 7:00 am
São Paulo Research Foundation
The study focused three fungi species which produce enzymes with application in biomass degradation; scientists in Brazil reveal how these substances are regulated and how they can interact synergically.
April 17, 2018 6:00 am
Stefan Guertzgen
This year has already shown many changes in the chemical industry, and more can be expected. This article lays out the four major chemical industry trends to look out for moving forward.
April 12, 2018 6:00 am
Catherine Sbeglia
DOZN is not the first tool to measure the greenness of chemicals and chemical processes, but it is the first to evaluate them against the 12 principles of green chemistry.
April 10, 2018 10:06 am
Catherine Sbeglia
A study conducted by 11 different research teams showed that carbon taxes can be both effective at curbing greenhouse gas emissions and fair to the tax payer.
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