July 2020 CEP Preview


Developing a Coronavirus Vaccine: A ChE Race

Scientists and engineers are racing to develop and test a coronavirus vaccine. One company in particular, Moderna, seems to be leading the pack.

Special Section: Cosmetics and Consumer Products

The cosmetics industry produces more than just the multihued lipsticks and eyeshadows for which it is traditionally known. This fast-paced industry innovates and develops nearly every product you use on your skin and hair today. This special section introduces readers to the fascinating world of formulation science.

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Improving Food Safety

Various processing technologies are available to ensure the safety of the food supply, as well as meet consumers’ desire for minimally processed, clean-label, and low-cost food.


Prevent Disastrous Decisions

Analyze past decisions that led to incidents to avoid similar disasters and ensure positive outcomes of future critical decisions.

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More News Update

•    Industry, the Economy, and Coronavirus

•    Breathable Gear Could Help Guard Against Biological Agents

•    A New Class of Recyclable Rubber

•    A Sea of Artificial Coral Reefs


•    Editorial: Puzzling through a Pandemic

•    Catalyzing Commercialization: Microfluidics-Based Chips Simplify Single-Cell Separation for Clinical Research

•    Commentary: The Challenges of AI

•    Emerging Voices: Sneak Peek: The 2020 AIChE 35 under 35 Award Winners

•    New Products: Materials and Chemicals; Software; Instrumentation; Fluids and Solids Handling; Environmental, Health, and Safety; Operations and Maintenance; Laboratory Equipment

•    Process Safety Beacon: Process Interruptions: A Threat to Safety

•    The ChE in Context: The Plastics Circular Economy

•    Trends: The Food-Energy Water Nexus: A Complete Balance

•    Institute News 

o    AIChE Election Candidates

o    In Memoriam: Peter Lederman

o    Spring Meeting Goes Virtual


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