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August 11, 2008 Issue

Volume 86, Issue 32
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August 11, 2008 Issue, Vol. 86 | Iss. 32
Saga of pollution, politics, and struggle over cleanup has nationwide implications
By Cheryl Hogue
(pp. 15-20)
Features
Business
The Olympics begin with new antidoping lab and measures to keep athletes honest (pp. 25-29)
Science & Technology
Plunging salmon populations mean 'heart healthy' fish oil compounds may soon be in your veggies (pp. 39-41)
Back Issues
 

Cover Story: Dow's Dioxins

 

News of the Week

Europe's Industry Gathers Strength

Improved second quarter made for a good first half of 2008
(p.9)

Arsenolipids In Fish Oil

Potentially hazardous arsenic-containing compounds are characterized
(p.10)

Energy Stalemate

Chemical industry urges Congress to break impasse and allow more offshore drilling
(p.10)

Bombings Target UC Santa Cruz Biomedical Researchers

Police are focusing investigation on animal-rights extremists
(p.11)

Lilly Restructures R&D

Pharma firm shifts operations, builds networks of??collaboration
(p.12)

Van Gogh Glimpse

Powerful, focused x-ray beams reveal additional details of a master's painting
(p.12)

Anthrax Analyzed

Technology helps investigators build case against government researcher
(p.13)

Perchlorate On Mars, Preliminarily

Phoenix lander's wet chemistry lab detects oxygen-rich ion
(p.13)
 

Departments

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Government & Policy

Saga of pollution, politics, and struggle over cleanup has nationwide implications
(pp. 15-20)
Summit highlights partnership as key to the regulation of chemical sector
(pp. 33-34)
Future of field lies in hands of the next administration
(pp. 35-36)
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Science & Technology

Plunging salmon populations mean 'heart healthy' fish oil compounds may soon be in your veggies
(pp. 39-41)
Classic formulas behind chip-free coatings slowly get a makeover
(p.42)
New Software and Websites for the Chemical Enterprise
(p.43)

Career & Employment

A career in customs and border protection combines analytical chemistry with law enforcement
(pp. 45-46)

Newscripts

(p.56)

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