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AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

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Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Researchers make quantum dot LEDs with a 3D printer

11/24/2014

  • Engadget

Researchers at Princeton University have created a method for making quantum dot light-emitting diodes with a 3D printer. The advance could lead to producing other electronic components with such prin… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

Power plant emissions rule, other EPA regs on White House Unified Agenda

11/25/2014

  • EENews.net (subscription required)

The White House has released its regulatory road map, known as the Unified Agenda, with 3,415 short- and long-term regulatory goals. The agenda includes a variety of Environmental Protection Agency it… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Judge delays C&J Energy's $2.86B deal with Nabors unit

11/25/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Delaware Chancery Court Vice Chancellor John Noble on Monday suspended C&J Energy Services' $2.86 billion merger deal with a Nabors Industries subsidiary for 30 days, sources said. The deal was intend… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

"Bit of distortion" in triclosan study, expert says

11/20/2014

  • ABC News
  • EENews.net (subscription required)

New study results showing negative health consequences from use of the antibacterial soap ingredient triclosan include "a little bit of distortion," according to infectious disease expert Frank Esper.… Read More

inform SmartBrief

Smart news on global fats and oils

inform SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International News on Fats, Oils and Related Materials

Firms face challenges finding fat alternatives for baked goods

11/17/2014

  • BakeryAndSnacks.com (France)

Reducing fat in baked goods is a challenge for food manufacturers, which require alternatives to function differently at various stages of the baking process. Alternatives must also provide sensory s… Read More

Shale SmartBrief Powered by API

Shale oil and natural gas news

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Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Massive sales of shale wells unlikely despite low oil prices, experts say

11/25/2014

  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Most firms are not likely to sell off their shale assets despite a current dip in oil prices, experts say. "Some consolidation is likely. You can still make money in the Marcellus," said Matt Woodson,… Read More