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June 25, 2007 Issue

Volume 85, Issue 26
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June 25, 2007 Issue, Vol. 85 | Iss. 26
Brazil has become a model and an ally for the U.S. in the pursuit of sustainable bioethanol, biodiesel, and bioelectricity
By Stephen K. Ritter
(pp. 15-24)
Features
Business
A look at three managers who are pulling the drug industry into the industrial mainstream with initiatives resembling 1990s-style reengineering (pp. 27-30)
ACS News
Boston, Aug. 19-23 (p.61)
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News of the Week

Sweet Routes To Sustainability

Catalytic reactions convert sugars from biomass into renewable fuel and feedstock
(p.8)

Pharma R&D

Pfizer invests in South Korea, consolidates in Kalamazoo.
(p.9)

ICI Spurns A Bid From Akzo Nobel

Stock price rises as shareholders expect another bid
(p.10)

Ozone Angst

EPA proposes to tighten standard but will consider arguments for the existing one
(p.10)

Calcium Under Surveillance

Sensor tracks ion in both space and time in a cell
(p.11)

Chemical Heritage Foundation

Haverford College President Thomas Tritton will take CHF helm in January
(p.11)

Norman Hackerman Dies At 95

Steadfast educator forged new paths to discovery
(p.12)

Rough Seas For Energy Bills

Congress is off to troubled start in energy debate
(p.12)
 

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Business

A look at three managers who are pulling the drug industry into the industrial mainstream with initiatives resembling 1990s-style reengineering
(pp. 27-30)
Products developed for pets boost bottom line and may benefit human health, too
(pp. 31-34)
A new leader and a new focus contribute to revitalization of the American Chemistry Council
(p.35)
DuPont says propanediol is only the beginning of its industrial biotechnology offering
(p.36)
Brazil has become a model and an ally for the U.S. in the pursuit of sustainable bioethanol, biodiesel, and bioelectricity
(pp. 15-24)

Science & Technology

Organizations and scientists experiment with YouTube as an outreach tool
(pp. 44-46)
Technology and Business news for the laboratory world
(p.48)
Take a scientific Field Trip to a digital world
(p.49)

Newscripts

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