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September 2011

In The News


Monomers from glucose

Mitsubishi Chemical Corp. (MCC; Tokyo,, MCC) is developing bio-based technology for producing propylene, butadiene,…

Biomass pretreatment

Cellulosic biomass pretreated with ammonia undergoes structural changes that make it more susceptible to enzymatic…

September Chementator Briefs

Phosgenation scaleup At the end of July, Bayer MaterialScience AG (BMS; Leverkusen, Germany; successfully…

Business News

Technical & Practical

Facts at Your Fingertips

Sterilization Approaches

Maintaining high-purity conditions in the chemical process industries (CPI) depends in large part on the…