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MANSUR, Alberto Ramy. The chemical process industry in Brazil: its motivations for research and development and its interfaces with public policies. Quím. Nova [online]. 2005, vol.28, suppl., pp. S104-S106. ISSN 0100-4042. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0100-40422005000700020.
As the Chemical Science is an experimental one a Chemical Industry require technical people in all its staff level: from Directors and Managers to Operators. This chemical and chemical engineering based education is the foundation of the innovate process and motivation. The paper discusses this and the role of Public Policies to improve the R&D and innovation in the Brazilian Chemical Industry.
Keywords : chemical process industry; chemical industry research and development; research and development public policies.