Chemical engineers find solutions to problems such as pollution, world hunger, and energy demands. They also conduct research to develop new and improved chemical manufacturing processes that are more efficient and less harmful to the environment. They typically work indoors in laboratories, utilizing the newest and most advanced technology.
Chemical Engineer Tasks
Conducts research to develop new and improved chemical manufacturing processes.
Performs density, gravity, and pressure tests at various stages of production.
Develops safety procedures for those working close to possible chemical reactions.
Estimates time and cost to complete projects.