Achieve Chemical Production Growth
and Market Differentiation without Eroding Margins

Knovel is an engineering decision-support solution that helps companies develop competitive chemical products while mitigating production and manufacturing risks, and achieving optimal production levels.

With search and analysis tools that deliver best practice and technical application insights, validated equations, materials and substances properties data from 120+ providers, Knovel helps engineers innovate and solve a range of technical problems, including process design, heat transfer, coatings for corrosion prevention, process hazard analysis, mitigation of environmental impact, industrial hygiene, safety and energy efficiency.

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The Materials Revolution is Here: How Are You Keeping Up?

Is your organization properly leveraging materials innovation and applications? Find out how you compare to top industry performers and get new ideas to drive commercially successful new product development, and more.

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Effectively Reduce EHS & Compliance Risk with Knovel

Industries that rely on chemicals and materials need to continuously monitor for potential environmental, health and safety risks. Having the right tools in place that can deliver safety and sustainability, as well as commercial success, is essential.

Hear from Knovel customers who have relied on Knovel's targeted technical information and interactive tools to develop new products and processes while still meeting strict regulatory demands.

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Effectively Reduce EHS & Compliance Risk with Knovel



Enhance New Product Development with Improved Engineering Outcomes


Enhance New Product Development with Improved Engineering Outcomes

When it comes to getting new products to market faster, enabling engineers with the right information and resources can make a significant impact.

Hear from Knovel customers how Knovel’s powerful discovery and analytical tools helped to reduce time and costs when developing new projects, products and processes.

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Preventing corrosion in an acetic acid tank - Knovel for Chemicals | Elsevier Solutions

Preventing corrosion in an acetic acid tank

A chemical company noticed a corrosion problem in some metal tanks where the tanks were exposed to vapor, but not liquid. The team leveraged the vast repository of chemical data on Knovel. See how they solved the problem — and prevented disaster.

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Food Safety in Chemical Processing

Learn how an engineer leverages Knovel to ensure safety in selecting a sanitizer for food additive processing.

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Food Safety in Chemical Processing - Knovel® | Elsevier


Supporting green chemistry goals economically

Supporting green chemistry goals economically - Knovel for Chemicals |Elsevier Solutions

While working in process design and evaluation, chemical industry expert John Parks found that the processes which were best for the environment also tended to be better financially. Learn more about the practical approach to going green.
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Chemical R&D and China

Chemical R&D and China - Knovel for Chemicals |Elsevier Solutions

China plans to transform itself into a global leader known for innovation in the chemical industry by the year 2020, according to their latest Five-Year Plan. Find out how.
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Use industry insights to create new ideas

What would your company develop if they knew well ahead of time which industries would take off? What ways could you change the world? Find out what it will really take to develop commercially successful products 10, 20 or 30 years from now?

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