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Adhesives, Sealants, Glues, and Caulks Manufacturing »

Adhesives, sealants, glues, and caulks play an integral part of our everyday lives, even from before we are born. Without these products, there would be…

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Administration and Finance »

Administrative and financial positions are crucial to the operations and economic health of an operational. Personnel must be able to negotiate costs and contracts, and…

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Aerospace and Defense Technology »

There were less than sixty years separating the Wright brothers’ first airplane flight and the first manned flight into space. The advance of technology has…
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Agricultural, Fertilizer, and Pest Control Chemicals »

To keep up with growing population and food demands, farmers must work harder than ever to promote maximum crop yield and ensure environmental safety and…

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Agricultural, Fertilizer, and Pest Control Manufacturers »

With the challenge of providing food for a growing world population – and doing so in a way that is healthy, environmentally friendly, and sustainable…
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Alkalis, Chlorine, and Caustic Soda »

Alkalis – including chlorine, and caustic soda – have a wide-spreading diversity of uses in our everyday lives. They are used in the creation of…

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Alternative and Renewable Energy »

Consumers, governments and society in general are pushing for cleaner, smarter ways to generate electricity, to heat water and spaces, to fuel vehicles and to…

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Animal Nutrition and Feed Ingredients »

In many ways, the animal nutrition and feed industry is even larger than the human nutrition industry: chickens outnumber us globally 3-to-1, and that’s not…

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Architectural Coatings »

Anyone who has tried to use interior paint on an exterior door knows the importance of selecting the right architectural paint and coating. As with…
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Aroma Chemicals »

The part of our brain which processes aromas is directly connected to those areas which process memories and emotions; our other senses do not have…

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Automotive Chemicals »

Without automotive chemicals, there would be no automotive industry. Providing everything from adhesives and antifreeze to waxes and windshield wiper fluid, these chemicals are the…

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Automotive Coatings »

For most of us, when we think about our dream car, we also think of the dream car color. Perhaps it’s a Candy-Apple Red Thunderbird,…
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Biochemicals »

The marriage of biology and chemistry has created an emerging marketplace that already involves a diverse array of applications. There are tens of thousands of…
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Biocides »

Biocides are substances utilized to control the spread of organisms which are harmful to human or animal health, or which are capable of damaging nature…

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Biodegradable Plastics »

With increasing attention being paid to environmental-consciousness, the market for “green” products is growing rapidly. From this movement has sprung biodegradable plastics, an eco-friendlier alternative…
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Biofuels, Biodiesel, and Ethanol »

Due to increasing awareness regarding the importance of renewable energy and fuels – and escalating fuel prices – the market for biofuels, biodiesel, and ethanol…

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Biomass »

A growing share of consumers is eager for new forms of energy, especially when powered by wood chips, dried vegetation, crop residue and other items…

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Biopharmaceuticals »

Biopharmaceuticals, also known as biologics, combine the power of biology with the power of science. The synthesis of recombinant insulin in 1982 was the first…
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Bioplastics »

Conservation of petroleum resources is something that most people would associate with the automotive industry, with the rise of hybrid cars, electric vehicles, and efficiency…
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Biotechnology »

The life sciences industry (biotechnology or biotech) seems to be the technology of the future. Across its rainbow of specialties – red biotechnology (medical applications),…
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Calcium Chloride »

Calcium chloride is one of the most versatile chemical compounds in our modern world. Its most prevalent use is in keeping our roads drivable. In…
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Carbon Black »

Though it may look very much like soot, carbon black is, in fact, quite distinct – most notably, while soot is no more than 60%…
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Catalysts »

If the old adage “Time is money” holds true, then catalysts are more than worth their weight in gold. It is through the use of…

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Cement, Asphalt and Concrete Admixtures »

Cement, asphalt, and concrete are the literal foundation of our infrastructure. They aren’t just the materials that roads, sidewalks, and parking lots are comprised of;…

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Ceramics »

The ceramics industry extends far beyond the arts and crafts projects we all remember from childhood, and even beyond the earthenware dishes that we can…
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Chelates and Chelating Agents »

Chelating agents are compounds which can fold to form multiple bonds with a single metal ion; the more of these bonds that are formed within…

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Chemical Distribution and Trading »

The chemical industry is the foundation of most other commercial industries, with chemicals serving as feedstock for products and production processes, and to keep the…
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Chemical Engineering »

The ability to translate raw materials or chemical discoveries into real-world products is the hallmark of the successful chemical engineer. He or she must always…

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Chemical Industry »

The chemistry industry creates products that are used in all facets of life from food and cosmetics to military products. Commercially savvy organizations are aware…

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Coal »

Technology has conquered some of the environmental challenges facing the coal industry, but many more advances are needed to maintain a secure spot in the…

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Cogeneration »

What’s not to like about co-generation? It simultaneously generates electricity and heat or cooling, a welcome example of efficiency as it uses less fuel, saves…

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Commercial Development »

This multi-faceted position requires people adept in numerous fields. Commercial development’s decisions can have a great impact on a company’s long-term future, so it’s key…

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Commodity Chemicals »

The differences between commodity, fine, and specialty chemicals can be likened to the differences between commodity crops like rice, delicacies like caviar, and Michelin star…

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Consumer Products »

Innovation is essential for consumer products, which range from packaged goods to beverages to cars. Insightful thinking can lead to new uses for existing…

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Consumer Products Plastics »

Although it’s not something most of us frequently think about, it’s amazing how many consumer products across all industries are packaged in plastic. There are,…
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Continuous Process Chemicals »

Although not nearly as famous, continuous processes have revolutionized manufacturing in the same way that assembly lines did. These processes provide companies with a wide…

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Contract Research »

Contract research organizations (CROs) are growing players in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, and the medical device industry. The path from conception to FDA approval can take upwards…

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Contract, Toll, and Custom Manufacturing »

Contract, toll, and custom manufacturing is a process which – when implemented properly – can be mutually beneficial to both the manufacturer and the hiring…

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Conversion Coatings »

Conversion coatings are much more complicated than simply applying a layer of paint to a metal surface. Regardless of the form it takes – anodizing,…
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Cosmeceuticals »

The skin is the human body’s largest organ, and it is simultaneously one of the most important and one of the most overlooked. We rely…

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Cosmetic and Personal Care Ingredients »

As the lifeblood of cosmetics and personal care, ingredients require smart solutions and insights that increase applications, meet safety concerns and open new markets. The…
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Cosmetic and Personal Care Manufacturers »

Innovation and economy are vital in manufacturing products for skin care, hair care, cosmetics and fragrances. Manufacturers must stay ahead of trends – the demand…
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Decorative Surface Coatings »

Paints, drying oils and varnishes, synthetic clear coatings, and other finishing substances are decorative surface coatings which enhance the aesthetic appeal of an object by…
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Electric Vehicle »

Pop Quiz: When was the first successful electric automobile produced? Maybe about 1991? Actually, it was a hundred years earlier, in 1891! In fact, within…
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Electrical Engineering »

Electrical Engineering presents many opportunities, from maintaining a warehouse to designing household appliances to helping to connect the physical world with the virtual world,…

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Electronic Chemicals »

The Digital Age has thus far been characterized by a constant push for device miniaturization (and, increasingly, microminiaturization) while simultaneously enhancing speed, lifespan, and energy-efficiency.…

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Electronic Coatings »

In baseball, no one notices an umpire unless he makes an erroneous call. The same notion applies in electronic coatings: customers don’t notice these essential…
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Electronic Components »

In the digital age, it seems as though almost everything we do is related to electronics. From white collar office workers to blue collar tradesmen…
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Engineering »

Engineering encompasses an incredible variety of scientific, technical and mechanical areas with potential to improve life and provide products and services that consumers welcome. Changes…
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Environmental Engineering »

The U.S. Department of Labor is hardly alone with its prediction that environmental engineering will grow much more rapidly than most fields in the next…

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Environmental, Health & Safety »

Environmental, Health and Safety Management is a critical field, overseeing protection for employees, customers and the environment, as well as leading sustainability efforts as well.…

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Enzymes »

Enzymes are specific biological catalysts – proteins which speed up the rate of chemical reactions. The degree of this quickening is often drastic – in…

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Esters »

What do you get when you combine a carboxylic acid and an alcohol? No, this isn’t the set-up for a bar joke; it is the…

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Executive Level Management »

The job requires a great grasp of “the big picture,” plus in-depth understanding of business fundamentals and strategizing for the benefit of both customer and…

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Fermentation »

The process of fermentation is one of the oldest industries; its history trails back nearly 10,000 years, to the discovery of a jar of wine…

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Fiberglass »

When it comes to versatility, little can best fiberglass, which is used in building everything from pole vaulting equipment to helicopter rotor blades. In and…

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Fibers »

The huge family of fibers – natural or synthetic materials which are significantly longer than they are wide – includes nylon, polyester, acrylic, polyolefin, carbon…

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Films »

No, when we talk about “films”, we aren’t talking about watching a movie (although old-fashioned film rolls were, indeed, printed on plastic films). Plastic films…

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Filtration »

The definition of filtration – the removal of solids from fluids (liquids or gases) by passing the solution through a filter – does little to…

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Fine and Specialty Chemicals »

By definition, fine chemicals are complex, pure substances produced under exacting specifications. These chemicals stand as a middle-man between the other two subdivisions of the…

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Fire and Flame Retardant Chemicals »

Fires are the sort of thing that the average person doesn’t worry about stopping until it erupts – but by the time a fire has…

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Flavor and Fragrances »

While few consumers know the science behind flavors and fragrances, they know what they like – and those aromas and tastes drive their buying decisions.…

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Flavors »

Although flavor seems a simple concept on the surface, it is actually quite complex. It comprises not just literal taste, but is also strongly influenced…
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Fluoride »

Fluoride in the common vernacular has come to be synonymous with the prevention of tooth decay, both through toothpastes enriched with fluoride, and fluoridated tap…
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Food and Beverage Ingredients »

The menu of ingredients changes constantly, reflecting new taste trends – fruity malt drinks, Greek yogurt, craft beer – and health, safety and economic issues.…

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Food and Beverage Manufacturing »

Ingredients must hit a sweet spot on a consumer’s taste buds and deliver flavor, aroma, texture and other selling points. The search is complicated; more…

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Foundry and Casting »

Civilization has depended on foundries to shape metal for centuries, and modern markets are driving more efficient and sophisticated casting and metalworking techniques. Foundry and…

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Fracking »

Fracking – short for hydraulic fracturing – is the process of injecting a combination of water, proppants, and additives at high pressure into a wellbore…
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Fragrances »

Fragrances are not only vital to the success of a huge range of products, but they also improve the quality of life for many people…
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Functional Foods and Ingredients »

Consumers’ health and aging concerns mean exploding demand for new functions for food by adding or improving ingredients. Expert development of biologically active compounds leads…

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Geothermal Energy »

Technological advances are needed to propel geothermal energy to the next level. It’s already reliable and sustainable; the next big challenge is to reduce the…

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Glass Additives »

“Glass” is a much more complex substance than it appears at first glance, and it does much more than simply provide a barrier from outside…

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Glycols »

Glycols – especially ethylene glycol – play an important role in keeping your car running in extreme temperatures. When mixed with water, ethylene glycol works…
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Green Chemistry »

Green chemistry is a new and rapidly growing field, defined by the EPA as “the design of chemical products and processes that reduce or eliminate…

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Hair Care »

Women have always been interested in ways to change their hair color – in Ancient Rome, women even used waste from pigeons in order to…

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Hand Care Soaps »

Hand care is vital not just to consumers, but in a number of professions, including pharmaceutical manufacturing, automobile maintenance, health care, and food service. These…
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Human Resources »

Organizational skills are essential in Human Resources, which involves hiring, firing, training, recruiting and retaining employees - the most valuable assets of most companies. As…

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Hydrogen Peroxide »

Most of us can remember the scene from when we were young; After some sort of fall off a bike, or on rollerblades it’s time…
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Industrial Gases »

The definition of industrial gases can be found right in the name: they are chemicals that are in a gaseous state at room temperature, and…
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Inorganic Chemicals »

The inorganic chemical industry is one of very few which is primarily defined negatively: inorganic chemicals are those which are not organic chemicals (carbon-containing compounds).…
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Lab Chemicals and Analytical Reagents »

There are very few commercial industries which the laboratory chemicals and analytical reagents industry does not influence. From aerospace technology to medical devices to zip…

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Lithium Ion Batteries, Batteries, and Fuel Cells »

What do electronic cigarettes, cell phones, and the Mars Curiosity rover have in common? They all run on the power of lithium ion batteries. Without…
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Lubricants and Oils »

Lubricants and oils can trace their roots back to Roman times, when water and animal fats were used to minimize friction on chariot axles and…
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Manufacturing »

In addition to education and technical know-how, numerous skills are needed to overcome the challenges of manufacturing. Strategic thinking generates ideas on how to streamline…

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Marketing »

Marketing is a complex field that explains the value of a product or service, and it can be extremely beneficial if it is done right.…

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Mechanical Engineering »

Mechanical engineering is a remarkably diverse field with numerous applications in almost all aspects of society, from water nozzles to spacecraft, and in industries from…
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Medical Devices »

In the last thousand years, life expectancy has tripled; in just the last hundred years, life expectancy has more than doubled. Many of the marvels…

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Medical Equipment »

New innovations in medical equipment continue to improve and prolong the lives of medical patients worldwide. Modern defibrillators, surgical lights, and even hospital beds and…
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Medical Plastics »

There is no doubt that the adoption of plastics technology has revolutionized the healthcare industry. From IV and blood bags to diagnostic machines and prosthetic…
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Metalworking, Cutting, Treating and Finishing Chemicals »

The metalworking, cutting, treating, and finishing chemicals industry has a vast influence on manufacturing, in the production of such diverse products as large ships and…

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Minerals and Additives »

As demand increases for all-natural and biocompatible products, so does the market for minerals and mineral additives. They enhance everyday products like toothpaste and diapers,…
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Minerals and Mining »

Mining is at the core of our evolution, enabling us to create the tools that gave way to civilization. In fact, the oldest known mine…
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Moisturizers »

Can you name the largest organ in the human body? Well, phrasing it as “in” might be a little misleading, because the answer isn’t “in”…
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Monomers »

Monomers are to the chemical industry what letters are to language - their true value is not always inherent, but comes from stringing a bunch…
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Nanotechnology »

As the legendary theoretical physicist Richard Feynman might say if he were alive today, there’s plenty of room from the bottom up to the top…
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Natural Actives »

Increasingly, consumers are turning to the labels on their food and beverages, personal care items, and pharmaceuticals. They are looking for “clean labels” and recognizable…
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Natural Gas »

Several thousand years ago, Chinese harvested natural gas by utilizing bamboo as pipeline so that they could use it to boil salt water. Although millions…
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Nonwovens »

Nonwovens are just what their name implies – fabrics whose fibers are neither woven nor knitted, but rather bonded by some other treatment. They serve…
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Nuclear Energy »

Cost, safety and efficiency are the concerns of every industry. But the stakes are higher in Nuclear Energy, which calls for scientists, engineers and other…

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Oil Field and Drilling Chemicals »

The oil field and drilling industry a multi-faceted one, typically divided into upstream, midstream, and downstream. Upstream works in exploration and production, and is composed…