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CO2 gets Grounded

"As long as fossil fuels and carbon-intensive industries play dominant roles in our economies, carbon capture and storage...

Mastering the Challenges of Air-Sensitive Materials

While air-sensitive materials may not be a part of every chemical process, certain catalysts, OLED (organic light-emitting diode)...

Advanced Polymer Recycling

Polymers like polyethylene, polypropylene, polyvinyl chloride and polyester have become ubiquitous in manufacturing. The...
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Our Global Energy Future: The 30-Year Plan & 300-Year Outlook

Just a few years ago, the natural gas industry seemed to be in its death throes, nuclear power had modest comeback aspirations, and coal was king. Since then, environmental compliance costs have tossed coal under the bus, Fukishima dinged nuclear power, and fracking took off. Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and horizontal drilling have completely turned... More
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Overcoming Solids Caking with Flow Aids

The propensity for fine solid materials to cake can lead to flow problems that will adversely affect processes. When material caking disrupts gravity flow, a range of flow aid approaches are available to solve a variety of flow issues. This article discusses the operation of passive and active flow aids, as well as considerations for their use... More
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