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January 7, 2008 Issue

Volume 86, Issue 1
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January 7, 2008 Issue, Vol. 86 | Iss. 1
Let's celebrate and communicate the centrality of chemistryand advocate for science education
By Bruce Bursten, ACS President
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Features
Government & Policy
U.S., trading partners boost efforts against intellectual property theft (pp. 18-19)
Science & Technology
Researchers impress on students the importance of safety (pp. 22-23)
Back Issues
 

News of the Week

Moving Gas Safely

Complexation with low-pressure medium reduces hazards of high-pressure storage, transport
(p.7)

Novel Embrace Of Protein And Metal

Unique interaction may give copper an easy out
(p.8)

Schulman Rejects Investor Proposal

Plastics compounder urges shareholders to support its director slate
(p.8)

Policy Changes In Budget Bill

Omnibus spending package contains many nonbudget provisions
(p.9)

At-Will Wettability

Materials: Electricity converts surface from repellent to wettable
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New World For Biofuels

Ethanol production standards will transform biofuels business, advocates predict
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Departments

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Government & Policy

U.S., trading partners boost efforts against intellectual property theft
(pp. 18-19)
Independent oversight panel urges a big jump in DOE nuclear weapons waste cleanup staff
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Science & Technology

Researchers impress on students the importance of safety
(pp. 22-23)
Transglutaminase 2 structure may pave new route to developing treatments for celiac disease
(p.24)
Inactive ingredients in medicines serve multiple functions in drug delivery
(p.25)

Newscripts

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Letters

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