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Engineering Chemistry

Engineering Chemistry
Category: 
Engineering Sciences
Examples: 

Engineering chemists are involved in:

  • Designing new rubber for cold weather use.
  • Developing pharmaceuticals.
  • Researching ways to keep lipstick on lips longer.
In your community: 

Aboriginal peoples have a long history of using chemical processes to support life in the community. Tanning hides, dying materials, preserving foods are all good examples of chemical engineering.

As a person in the field of engineering and chemistry you could look at ways traditional practice might be used to develop economic ventures for your community. You might also work within a local manufacturing firm to ensure its processes do no harm to the environment.

Aptitude: 

If you like...

  • Problem solving
  • Being creative
  • Making Discoveries
  • Chemistry
  • Helping others

...you might enjoy Engineering Chemistry

Universities: 

If you want to study Engineering Chemistry you can go to the following university:

Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada

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