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Environmental Division (ENV)

Welcome to the Environmental Division. We provide a venue for understanding and addressing our environmental challenges through the design and development of products, process plants, and creative solutions.  We also encourage chemical engineering educators to place an emphasis on protecting our environment.  

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Announcements

2020 Service Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to this years winners of the Dr. Peter. B. Lederman Environmental Division Service Award, Mary Ellen Terns, JD, and Dr. Larry Erickson. Larry Erickson was the first Director of the Center for Hazardous Substance Research (CHSR), and Professor of Chemical Engineering at Kansas State...

2020 Service Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to this years winners of the Dr. Peter. B. Lederman Environmental Division Service Award, Mary Ellen Terns, JD, and Dr. Larry Erickson, Larry Erickson was the first Director of the Center for Hazardous Substance Research (CHSR), and Professor of Chemical Engineering at Kansas State...

2020 Cecil Award Announced

Congratulations to Phillip E. Savage, winner of the 2020 Cecil Award. He has served as the Head of the Chemical Engineering Department at Penn State and the Walter L. Robb Family Chair since 2014. Phil is also Editor-in-Chief of I&EC Research. Phil earned his PhD from the University of Delaware...

2020 Early Career Award Winner Announced

Congratulations to Dr. Lea Hildebrandt Ruiz, winner of the 2020 early career award. She is an Assistant Professor in the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering and at the Center for Energy and Environmental Resources at the University of Texas at Austin. Her research interests lie in...

2020 Graduate Student Paper Award Winners Announced

First place - Aditya Prajapati, a Ph.D. candidate in Materials and Systems Engineering Lab at UIC, advisor Dr. Meenesh Singh. Aditya completed his MS in Chemical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. Currently, he is working on developing artificial leaves by studying...

Upcoming Events

Waste Plastics: Public Health Perspectives

Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 5:30pm-6:45pm EST
Posted by Kerry Kelly
Waste Plastics: Public Health Perspectives Speaker: Dr. Robert W. Peters, Ph.D., P.E. Date and Time: Tuesday, Dec 8, 2020, 5:30pm – 6:45pm (Eastern Time) Price: $10 (with certificates); Free (monitor session only) Registration (required) https://aiche-philadelphia.org/programs/continuing-education/...Read more

Recent Events

Annual Meeting Events of Interest

Sunday, November 15-20, 2020, 10:45am PST
Posted by Kerry Kelly
Environmental Division Membership Meeting (11:30 AM PST, Monday 11/16) ·(Live session) Come and hear about recent division activities and plans for the next year. Environmental Division Networking Event (3:00 PM PST, Tuesday 11/17) ·(Live session) Come and meet with other members of the...Read more