The growing use of plastic food packaging benefits consumers, but critics say industry isn’t doing enough to minimize the negative environmental impact
Credit: Yang H. Ku/ C&EN
Third Reich chemists invented the devastating chemical weapons, but the Nazis didn’t deploy them against the Allies during World War II
Credit: Federal Archives of Germany, Bild 146-1971-070-61
Study quantifies health care spending and lost wages stemming from low-level exposures to certain synthetic chemicals
Futuristic “smart” decals rely on conventional semiconductor materials and processing, but also 3-D printing
Credit: Adv. Mater. Technol.
But the discharge probably has not contaminated the marine food web
Credit: Environ. Sci. Technol.
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