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Special Report: Solving Today's Innovation Puzzle

What will drive the chemical industry in advanced economies? How does the chemical industry add value for customers and what does it mean for new product development? Understanding the market and translating that into product innovation is a critical need and having the right information tools helps drive efficiency across the innovation chain. This article published by ICIS, explores the information challenges facing chemical companies, presenting insight from industry experts across the chemical industry.

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Reaxys: Take the Shortest Path

How quickly can you find relevant answers to your chemistry search questions?

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Recorded Webinar — Solving Problems That Matter: Critical Insights for Preparing the Next Generation of Engineers

What does it take to be an engineer in today's fast-changing, hyper-connected world where people, society, systems and infrastructures are constantly evolving and being disrupted?

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Chemicals and Materials Selection

Elsevier R&D Solutions provide critical chemical data and technology capabilities so that chemical companies accelerate time to market and innovation, while reducing risk and driving greater profitability for their advanced materials and green chemistry goals.

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Enhance Your Functionality with Elsevier's Selected Tools

Elsevier offers several web-based performance tools that allow users to customize and enhance their work:


Reaxys connects researchers with carefully curated, relevant facts and insights to shorten the distance between chemistry research and development.
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Knovel is an engineering decision-support solution delivering best practice insights, materials data and validated equations through powerful search and analytical tools.
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ScienceDirect, Elsevier’s leading information solution for researchers, combines authoritative, full-text scientific, technical and health content with smart, intuitive functionality.
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Scopus is the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, featuring tools to track, analyze and visualize scholarly research.
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