Fossils, Plastics, & Petrochemical Feedstocks

Natural gas liquids, a key input for plastic production, are hard to transport. Petrochemical producers relying on natural gas liquids or ethane as a feedstock typically cluster geographically near sources of natural gas.

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Implementing Plastic and Polymer Composite Lightweighting Solutions to Meet 2025 Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards

whitePaper | May 22, 2022

Since the Energy Policy and Conservation Act of 1975, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has been mandated by Congress to regulate fuel economy standards of automobiles to strategically boost our nation’s economy, improve energy

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Green Chemistry and Contract Synthesis – a Contradiction?

whitePaper | June 17, 2021

The topic of green chemistry is now also a challenge for contract synthesis suppliers. This is because more and more manufacturers of shampoos, detergents, paints, packaging and other consumer products are becoming increasingly concerned about the ecological footprint of their products. The trend is being fueled by consumers, who are increasingly prepared to spend more money on products that are better for the environment. But the political environment is also exerting major pressure on companies.

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Carbon Capture, Transport, & Storage

whitePaper | February 24, 2022

The report “America’s Strategy to Secure the Supply Chain for a Robust Clean Energy Transition” lays out the challenges and opportunities faced by the United States in the energy supply chain as well as the federal government plans to address these challenges and opportunities.

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Industrial Internet of Things for hazardous areas: potential for the optimisation of existing plants

whitePaper | February 11, 2020

Whether oil and gas, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, mining or food, the development of an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in combination with algorithms and artificial intelligence, releases an enormous optimisation potential - also and especially for existing plants. New business models transform CAPEX into OPEX and reduce the financial risk. For this, however, the information chain consisting of individual IIoT modules must not only be stringent,

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CHEMICAL (RE)ACTION

whitePaper | January 15, 2022

While sustainability has long been on the chemical industry agenda, the value paradigm is shifting fast.

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POLYTECHNIQUE MONTRÉAL

whitePaper | February 24, 2022

Polytechnique Montréal at Université de Montréal is one of Canada’s leading appliedresearch engineering schools. Highly ranked for the number of Canada Research Chairs in Engineering and the scope of its research activities

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Gefn ehf. is a start-up company developing, engineering, implementing and commercialising innovative technology for flexible localised production of green chemicals used in human & animal nutrition, personal care & cosmetics, detergents & cleaners and production of specialty chemicals & new types materials.

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