CEP: July 2009 Many of you are extremely passionate about the issue of climate change, with views that span the entire spectrum - from "we need to act quickly to prevent devastation" to "we shouldn't ruin our economy trying to solve a nonexistent problem."... Share The New Disposable Evolution July2009SBE Special SectionJoanna ZiemlewskiSingle-use systems have advanced from a limited product line to several new products for a wider range of unit operations. As these technologies evolve, new size, cost, and regulatory needs continue to fuel industry growth. Disposable vs. Traditional Equipment - A Facility-Wide View July2009SBE Special SectionCraig SandstromThis analysis shows how to quantify the capital and operating differences between single-use and reusable equipment for a model biopharmaceutical process. Managing Security Risks July2009SafetyDonald W. Abrahamson Reshaping the Structure of Fluidized Beds July2009Fluids and Solids HandlingMarc-Olivier Coppens , John Nijenhuis, J. Ruud van OmmenAdding structure to a gas-solid fluidized-bed reactor changes the system’s hydrodynamics and can improve performance. Understanding Sealing Solutions July2009Back To BasicsJim Drago, Matt Tones The right seal can help a plant save money, eliminate leaks, and avoid safety problems. Here’s how to select and install gaskets for effective sealing. Disarming the Firing Squad July2009Career CatalystKate WendletonIf thoughts of a layoff keep you up at night, stop wringing your hands and start taking action. Follow this 11-step plan to position yourself for success in these uncertain economic times. SBE Update July2009SBE Special SectionJune WispelweyImproving Biopharmaceutical Development Exploring New Paradigms for Bioprocessing July2009SBE Special SectionJonathan MonkDisruptive technologies, such as disposable bioreactors, metabolic ?ux models, and glycoengineered yeast, could change the face — and pace — of biomanufacturing. Copyright Permissions: Would you like to reuse content from CEP Magazine? It’s easy to request permission to reuse content. Simply click here to connect instantly to licensing services, where you can choose from a list of options regarding how you would like to reuse the desired content and complete the transaction.