By Tammy Netherland, Senior Manager, Technical & Safety Education September 7, 2021 What’s in a Name? “ChemOps Training” – Fresh Name... View Article
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The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) today launched the latest iteration of its Chemical Operations Training Tool – version 3.0 – with expanded offerings, including a Learning Management System portal, additional curriculum and new animations.
Replacing a chemical reactor is a major undertaking during the best of circumstances, but what happens when this needs to be done during a pandemic – and multiple teams are involved? Is it possible to safely replace equipment worth millions of dollars expected to last 50 years or more?
Applications are now being accepted for the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) 2021 Performance Improvement Awards, which recognize continuous improvement and innovative processes in environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) across the specialty and fine chemical industry.
The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) kicks off March as Manufacturing Excellence Month, with plans to highlight Performance Improvement Award winners and showcase specialty chemical capabilities.
In a year when young people are shifting to online learning more than ever before, the team at Monument Chemical, LLC, Brandenburg, KY, answered the call through its support of the local 4-H "Get STEAM'd Up" initiative, an at-home STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) program. As a result of this exceptional effort to educate a new generation about the importance of specialty chemistry, the Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) is awarding Monument Chemical Brandenburg with its 2020 Educational Outreach Award.
The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) is pleased to announce that Ashland's Calvert City, KY, facility is being recognized for its outstanding efforts and unique approaches to sustainability practices as part of the SOCMA's 2020 Performance Improvement Awards program.
The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) is pleased to announce 19 SOCMA member facilities will receive 2020 Performance Improvement Awards, honoring their outstanding commitment to environmental, health, safety and security excellence.
In this post, SOCMA shares the following core considerations for developing return to work plans. The following information was compiled based on information shared during a SOCMA roundtable with DanChem, Strem Chemicals, Inc and Sun Chemical Corporation. A template return to work plan is in development and will be available in the coming week.
April 20, 2020 Re: FEMA Initiative to Provide Cloth Masks to Critical Infrastructure The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has initiated... View Article