December 10, 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.

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December 10, 2007 Issue

Volume 85, Issue 50
December 10, 2007 Issue, Vol. 85 | Iss. 50
The maturing field of metabolomics is taking steps toward guiding personalized nutrition
By Carmen Drahl
(pp. 12-17)
Favored for security reasons, bleach is a rising star in the water treatment market (pp. 20-23)
Government & Policy
History, tradition, and politics meet energy efficiency under the Capitol dome (pp. 28-31)
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The maturing field of metabolomics is taking steps toward guiding personalized nutrition
(pp. 12-17)
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(pp. 34-36)
New Software and Websites for the Chemical Enterprise

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Concentrates(pp. 39-42)