CEP: December 2010 This month, CEP covers the topic of sustainability through eco-efficiency analysis and brings you a look at the subjects of chromatography for separating complex mixtures and heat integration for improved energy efficiency. Editorial Actually, there are many reasons why I love my job. I interact with interesting people - leaders in their fi elds who are doing fascinating work in all corners of the chemical engineering universe, including energy, bioengineering, materials, nanotechnology, sustainability... Read More Share Measuring and Communicating Sustainability through Eco-Efficiency Analysis December2010Environmental ManagementPeter Saling, Bruce W. UhlmanEco-efficiency analysis promotes an understanding of the economic and environmental trade-offs over products’ lifecycles, and supports informed, strategic decision-making in all areas of a business, from spurring innovative product development to... Using Chromatography to Separate Complex Mixtures December2010Back To BasicsNathalie FraudPurifying high-value mixtures, such as pharmaceuticals, can be an expensive undertaking. Choosing the correct chromatography methods can improve purity and reduce processing time and cost. Improve Energy Efficiency via Heat Integration December2010Heat TransferAlan P. RossiterProcess heat integration using pinch analysis is a respected tool for achieving energy efficiency. This article explains what pinch analysis is and how to use it in process design and operation to attain real-world energy efficiency gains. It’s a Gift: Make the Most of Holiday Job-Searching December2010Career CatalystDavid MadisonIt is a common misconception that the November–December holiday season is an unproductive time for job-hunting. Smart job seekers take advantage of the unusual opportunities that the season brings — to position themselves for holiday job-search... 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.