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Feb. 11: Sustainable Chemistry Alliance to host 'green chemistry' workshop

The Delaware Sustainable Chemistry Alliance (DESCA), a newly formed coalition of industry, academia and government, will hold a Technology Platform Workshop at the Delaware Biotechnology Institute on Friday, Feb. 11, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The goal of the workshop is to identify and prioritize sustainable chemistry platforms that are capable of delivering future business growth for Delaware. Four initial areas of discussion will include water purification and re-use, chemistries from renewable raw materials, bioprocesses and catalysis. (full article)