January 8, 2007 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News
 
 

American Chemical Society Appoints New Editor-In-Chief For C&EN

The American Chemical Society has appointed Bibiana Campos-Seijo as the new editor-in-chief of Chemical & Engineering News. Currently editor and publisher of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Chemistry World magazine, she will move to C&EN in December.

 
Copyright © 2007 American Chemical Society
 

January 8, 2007 Issue

Volume 85, Issue 2
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January 8, 2007 Issue, Vol. 85 | Iss. 2
By William J. Storck, senior correspondent, and Alexander H. Tullo, senior editor, in New Jersey; Patricia L. Short, senior correspondent, in London, and Jean-François Tremblay, senior correspondent, in Hong Kong.
(p.13)
Features
Government & Policy
Two views on whether current law overseeing commercial chemicals in the U.S. is tough enough (pp. 34-38)
Science & Technology
Electrochemical and spectroscopic methods help conserve historic metal artifacts (pp. 45-47)
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Departments

Government & Policy

EPA's Web-Based Portal And Data Are Hard To Use
(p.42)
Database Helps In Ways Never Envisioned By Industry, EPA
(p.42)
Completion of effort to make data on high-production-volume chemicals publicly available remains elusive
(pp. 40-42)
The new economy, the leveling off of working-age adults, and the upsurge in new graduates will impinge on the future job market
(p.43)
Two views on whether current law overseeing commercial chemicals in the U.S. is tough enough
(pp. 34-38)