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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

November 7, Tuesday - CEBC Industry Colloquium
Brandon Emme, Cellulose Team Leader, ICM, Inc.
"From Moonshining to Molecules: How ICM is moving farms to biotech"
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., 1501 Wakarusa Drive, Building B seminar room
10:00 a.m. discussion with students

November 8, Wednesday - Mandatory Lab Safety Meeting
All researchers at 1501 Wakarusa Dr. must attend

9:00 a.m. in Building B seminar room

December 5, Tuesday - CEBC Industry Colloquium
Dr. John Warner, President & Chief Technology Officer, Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry
"Title TBA"

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Spahr Auditorium, 2 Eaton Hall, 1520 W. 15th Street

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