News - 20 Apr 2004
Acetex Corp have finalised a joint venture agreement with National Petrochemical Industrialization Co to build a world class acetic acid, vinyl acetate monomer and methanol projects in Jubail, Saudi...
News - 1 Dec 2017
Methane is the main constituent of natural gas. The direct oxidation of this compound into methanol at low temperatures has traditionally been a holy grail.
Now, a research team headed by Tufts...
News - 3 Feb 2005
Researchers at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) have invented a method for removing energy-rich sugars from wood, a process that could help develop agricultural feedstocks...
Article - 3 Dec 2021
Acids are very commonly used in production processes within the metals, electronics and electroplating industries. These acids need to be well characterized in order for workflows to be optimized, as...
Article - 18 Jan 2006
Modern analytical methods of surface chemical characterisation play an important role in the study and development of pharmaceutical products. Case studies demonstrating the capabilities and...
News - 22 Jan 2008
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has received the Chemical Society of Japan (CSJ) Award for Technical Development for 2007 for the company’s development of ethyl acetate/acetic acid manufacturing...
Article - 13 Aug 2018
The QuEChERS method has been shown to be a useful tool in pesticide analysis targeting a variety of sample types and complex matrices.
Article - 24 Aug 2015
Most students know about aspirin, a pain-relieving compound, and they gain knowledge about the role of chemistry in real-life applications from its synthesis.
Article - 23 Jun 2016
Large parts of the Hohenheim University, which is one of the oldest universities in Stuttgart, are located in the Hohenheim Castle.
News - 7 Jan 2022
A simple, low-cost method of directly converting natural gas into useful chemicals and fuels, using the precious metal gold as a key ingredient, has been proposed by researchers at Cardiff University...