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Current Member Companies

Member company Board member Position
ADM Derek Butler Scientist III
Chevron Phillips Chemical Mitch Refvik Polyolefins Catalyst & Prod. Dev. Mgr.
DuPont Hasan Dindi Technical Fellow
ExxonMobil Javier Guzman Americas Active Materials Section Mgr.
Halocarbon Carl Walther Director, Engineered Fluids
Honeywell UOP Paul Barger Senior R&D Fellow
INVISTA William Tenn Core Intermediates R&D
Origin Materials Bill Gong Research Scientist
W.R. Grace John Oskam Global Technology Manager

Past member companies 




Evonik (Degussa)

Procter & Gamble

​Solvay Chemicals Inc.


Phillips 66

Black & Veatch

ACS Green Chemistry Institute

Eastman Chemical Company


SI Group, Inc.



ZeaChem Inc.

Gevo, Inc.

Kansas Technology Enterprise Corporation

BASF Catalysts (Engelhard)


CEBC Calendar

December 5, Saturday - Baker Wetlands Walk
11 a.m. - noon
Wear masks. We'll meet at the parking lot by the Discovery Center ("P1" on this map, 1365 North 1250 Road, Lawrence). The weather forecast shows a beautiful, crisp day!

December 9, Wednesday - Mandatory Safety Meeting 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Topic: Holiday Hazards
This meeting is mandatory for all CEBC researchers working at 1501 Wakarusa

December 9, Wednesday - (Virtual) Holiday Get-Together
~ 9:30-10:30 a.m., via Zoom
We can’t get together to share good food this year, but we can still share good fun! Stick around after the Safety Meeting for great conversation and a few more surprises, as we get together with CEBC friends, new and old. You won’t want to miss this “mandatory” good time! (Don’t forget your snacks)

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