ERIC Number: EJ582646
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Fifty-Year Trends in the Chemical Industry: What Do They Mean for Chemical Education?
Tolman, Chadwick A.; Parshall, George W.
Journal of Chemical Education, v76 n2 p178-89 Feb 1999
Describes major changes that have occurred in the chemical industry over the last 50 years including trends in the development of products and processes, changes in chemical manufacturing, the globalization of business, and modifications of research laboratory practices. Discusses implications for chemistry education and predictions for future industry trends. Contains 41 references. (WRM)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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