Use Scifinder to find scientific articles about your chemical, reaction mechanisms, and experimental yields
Use LexisNexis and the other business databases to find background, and information about the market for your chemical.
Market Research Reports are an excellent source of information about a product, but NOT a specific chemical. If your chemical is used in the cosmetics industry, you may find a report on the cosmetics industry.
The purpose of this guide is to assist you with your ChemE 2210 and ChemE 4310 projects. LexisNexis (a database focused on business and law) and several other business databases will have market and production information on your chemical.