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Two former industry partners renew membership

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

CEBC welcomes back Chevron Phillips Chemical Company and DuPont Company as industry partners.  Both of these companies were charter members of CEBC, joining at the center’s launch in 2004.  To date, the center has been privileged to work with 23 industry partners in total, including our 7 currently active partners.

Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, a flagship petrochemical company, was formed in 2000 after the merger of Chevron Corporation and Phillips Petroleum Company. New Industry PartnersWith roughly 5,000 employees worldwide, it operates 35 manufacturing centers, and is one of the world’s top producers of olefins and polyolefins, aromatics, specialty chemicals, piping and proprietary plastics. 

DuPont is one of the most successful and sustained enterprises in the world.  For more than two centuries, it has delivered a multitude of innovations, including products that work to grow healthy crops, transform the sun’s rays into clean energy, keep food fresher longer, make cars lighter and more efficient, and protect the lives of soldiers and police officers.

CEBC Calendar

March 4, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Allyn Kaufmann, US Whitespace & Innovation Lead
"Serial Innovation in Consumer Heathcare - Intersection of Chemistry and the Consumer"

March 10, Wednesday - Mandatory Safety Meeting 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Mandatory for all CEBC researchers working at 1501 Wakarusa

March 25, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Nikola Juhasz, Global Technical Director, Sustainability
Sun Chemical Corporation, Carlstadt, NJ
"Sustainability of Packaging Industry"

April 1, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Sagar Sarsani, Project Leader
Sabic, Sugarland, TX
"Chemical Industry R&D Career Pathways"

April 12 & 13, Monday & Tuesday - Spring Advisory Boards Meeting
& Project Evaluations

1:00-3:00 p.m. each day, via Zoom
Click here to register

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