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January 26, 2009 Issue

Volume 87, Issue 4
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January 26, 2009 Issue, Vol. 87 | Iss. 4
Makers of cleaning products and detergents seek the sweet spot between products that are green and products that clean
By Michael McCoy
(pp. 13-19)
Features
Government & Policy
Biotech fish, livestock set groundwork for regulating emerging industry (pp. 25-28)
ACS News
Salt Lake City, March 22–26 (p.53)
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News of the Week

ACS Receives Hach Funds

Multi-million-dollar gift is largest in society's history
(p.7)

CF Industries Wants Terra

Combined firm would be world's largest nitrogen producer
(p.8)

Protein Racemate Yields Crystals

Racemic crystallography gives structures of uncrystallizable proteins
(p.8)

Stimulating Science With More R&D Funds

House puts science funds in economic stimulus bill
(p.9)

Teva USA Scholars

Generics giant provides ACS with funds to establish grant program for newly tenured faculty
(p.9)

Chemical Makers Stage More Cuts

Economic downturn brings additional job reductions
(p.10)

Planetary Science

Spectral band in Venus' 'nightglow' allows study of NO, O2
(p.11)
 

Departments

Career & Employment

As recession deepens, postdocs find themselves caught in a difficult academic job market
(pp. 32-33)

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