TITLE

Green is in the air

AUTHOR(S)
Chang, Joseph
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/19/2009, Vol. 275 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the innovative solutions of Air Products to promote sustainability in the U.S. According to Norma Curby, vice president of strategic planning at industrial gases firm Air Products, energy costs and the impact of climate change are the things to be considered to achieve sustainability. It notes that the three concepts of Air Products' sustainability strategies are energy efficiency, clean energy and technologies, and alternative energy.
ACCESSION #
36527162

 

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