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BP is one of the world’s leading international oil and gas companies, providing its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, retail services and petrochemicals products for everyday items.

Dow Microbial Control innovates with science and technology to provide long-term viable and sustainable microbial control. The company’s comprehensive global offering provides customers with solutions to optimize formulations, including high performing and technically supported selection of registered actives and products. With world-class people organization-wide and a broad portfolio of microbial control technologies, Dow Microbial Control can help solve most any microbial control problem. From specialty to commodity, highly regulated to non-regulated, the company has the experience and essentials for more sustainable microbial protection for products and processes.

Genome Alberta is a publicly funded not-for-profit corporation that initiates, funds, and manages genomics research and partnerships. Genome Alberta strives to be the leading source of information and administration related to genomics, proteomics, bioinformatics and bioethics research in Alberta.

Nalco Champion, an Ecolab company is a global specialty chemical company with 6,700+ employees with more than 49 manufacturing facilities and 19 technology centers delivering innovative and engineered programs for upstream, midstream, and downstream oil and gas markets. We have integrated offerings combining sustainable chemistry, technology, and service. Nalco Champion emerged by unifying two great specialty chemical companies: NalcoEnergy Services and Champion Technologies. Nalco Champion has become one of the largest global oilfield production chemical companies, ranking in the top 3 global suppliers. Our global technology, supply chain, and service footprint spans the globe operating in 160 countries. Research, development and engineering (RD&E), manufacturing and blending capabilities support successful chemical applications with adequate quality assurance, quality control, and technical support capabilities to supply trial and long-term use production chemicals. Visit nalcochampion.com to learn more.

An international leader in the fields of optics and opto-electronics.

In the markets for Industrial Solutions, Research Solutions, Microscopy, Medical Technology and Consumer Optics, Carl Zeiss has contributed to technological progress all over the world for more than 160 years and enhances the quality of life of many people around the globe.

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The Solvay Group, with the incorporation of Rhodia, is a global leader in the chemistry of phosphorus for a range of applications, chiefly in the development of solutions for the Oil & Gas sector, providing state-of-the-art technology and products to optimize production and protect equipment in the global oil industry.

Gathered together under the Novecare global business area, these solutions are customized to client needs, contributing to the expansion of this important segment of the global industry. Based in Cranbury, New Jersey, in the USA, Novecare employs over 3,300 people, operating 25 production units and seven research and development centers worldwide