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By R. C. Darton, D. G. Wood, R. G. H. Prince

This ebook provides six visionary essays at the earlier, current and way forward for the chemical and method industries, including a serious statement. Our global is altering speedy and the visions discover the results for company and educational associations, and for the pros operating in them. The visions have been written and taken jointly for the sixth global Congress of Chemical Engineering in Melbourne, Australia in September 2001. ·

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In addition, a government committee in the immediate post-war period estimated that in excess of 1200 new chemical engineers would be required before 1950. As a result, the British government decided to invest in a rapid expansion of chemical engineering teaching, resulting in a doubling of the number of institutions offering courses ranging from part-time diploma courses to degree programmes. Similar post-war expansion occurred in Australia7 , in Canada [15], in South Africa [25] and in Japan [29], for example.

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Felcht price are high. Figure 4 illustrates this distinction graphically, using a system of coordinates based on the purchasing cost savings, and the cost and risks of change. This allows the degree of specialization of a chemical to be estimated. 1. Strategic success factors for suppliers of commodities In the case of these products it is virtually impossible to make a differentiation in the market through product properties. The degree of purity that has already been achieved is very high and adequate for nearly all applications.

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