CHEDSunday, March 25, 2007

8:30 AM-11:40 AM McCormick Place North -- Room N229, Level 2, Oral
Sustainability and Chemical Education: Industry's Perspective
Organizer:Martin A. Abraham
Organizer, Presiding:Matthew A. Fisher
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:35 AMThe world is changing and students need to be empowered for change
Frankie K. Wood-Black
9:00 AMSustainability and the role of the chemist
Michael A. Gonzalez
9:25 AMPreparing chemistry students for “sustainable” jobs: The growing need for green chemists, green engineers and sustainable product development experts
Lauren G. Heine
9:50 AMIntermission
10:00 AMSome examples of industrial involvement in green chemistry education
Berkeley W. Cue Jr.
10:25 AMDuPont biorefinery and biobased materials
Mark A. Harmer
10:50 AMApproaching a century of sustainability: The Eastman Chemical Company experience
Joseph R. Zoeller
11:15 AMConsiderations for sustainable material development: Polylactic acid
Laura M. Babcock

Symposium Grid -- Division of Chemical Education -- Session Listing

Symposium Grid -- Sustainability in Energy -- Session Listing

The 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 25-29, 2007