Center for Environmentally
Beneficial Catalysis

For a greener future

At the Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis (CEBC), we know that changing how chemicals are manufactured can make a world of difference.  Our mission is straightforward: invent cleaner, safer, energy-efficient technologies that protect the planet and human health.  Our approach is unique (learn more). 

News highlights

KU's final Foundation Professor to bring expertise in engineering environmental solutions - See more at:

Kevin Leonard awarded new grant to translate research to marketable product

Tim Jackson promoted to full professor

Pump up the volume and save: New process for butyraldehyde could save energy, cut costs

Chaudhari bestowed ORCS Raney Award

Industry support spikes in 2017-2018

Professor Tao's new catalyst featured in C&E News

Chancellor to present Jon Tunge with University Scholarly Achievement Award

New industry member brings familiar faces

Prestigious grant awarded to Juan Bravo Suarez

Dr. Tao named fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Claudia Bode participates in leadership training to increase STEM leaders of color

Meet our two newest industry partners

Assistant Professor Leonard wins young investigator Award

Assistant Professor Caricato Wins NSF CAREER Award

The New Green Chemistry: Building education and industry partnerships

DuPont Donates Library of New Materials to CEBC

Two former industry partners renew membership

NSF grant seeks to turn carbon dioxide into useful products

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