June 8, 2009 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.

 
Copyright © 2009 American Chemical Society
 

June 8, 2009 Issue

Volume 87, Issue 23
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June 8, 2009 Issue, Vol. 87 | Iss. 23
Developing greener processes brings many benefits for pharmaceutical and fine chemicals manufacturers
By Ann M. Thayer
(pp. 13-22)
Features
Government & Policy
Chemistry Division realigns programs to capture how science is done (pp. 44-46)
Science & Technology
Black chemists and chemical engineers meet in St. Louis for annual conference (pp. 58-60)
Back Issues
 

Cover Story: Sustainable Syntheses

Academic Routes To Working With Pharma
University process development programs are a means to meeting academic and industry needs
(pp. 23-27)
 

News of the Week

ACS Honors Hach Family's Legacy

Washington, D.C., headquarters is now the Clifford & Kathryn Hach Building
(p.7)

Another One-Atom-Thick Material

Boron nitride joins graphene on list of thinnest free-standing crystals
(p.8)

Impact Of GM's Bankruptcy

Action further resigns chemical makers to lower demand from a smaller U.S. auto industry
(p.8)

Academic Hiring Of Women

Study finds no discrimination, but women have to apply
(p.9)

Clarion Call For Marine Life

Global CO2 emissions must be cut enough to halt ocean acidification, science panel warns
(p.9)

Japanese Petrochemicals

Mitsubishi Chemical and Asahi Kasei mull merger of petrochemical operations
(p.10)

Palladium(III) Debut

Pd(III) complexes are actors on the catalysis stage
(p.10)

Targeted Drugs Get Traction

Drug firms announce advances in personalized medicine at oncologists' meeting
(p.10)

Exploiting Cortistatins' Essence

Simple analogs of a complex natural product may protect against loss of vision
(p.11)
 

Departments

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Business

Deal to supply an inhaler device to Daiichi Sankyo marks a big victory for Hovione
Web Exclusive
Portuguese fine chemicals firm targets big pharma with a plant acquired from Pfizer
(pp. 30-36)
AgraQuest seeks to take biopesticides into the agricultural mainstream
(pp. 37-38)
Unfazed by economic slowdown, company starts up giant facilities, invests in Shanghai R&D center
(pp. 40-41)
University process development programs are a means to meeting academic and industry needs
(pp. 23-27)
Developing greener processes brings many benefits for pharmaceutical and fine chemicals manufacturers
(pp. 13-22)
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Government & Policy

Chemistry Division realigns programs to capture how science is done
(pp. 44-46)
Deals that slow the availability of generics pit administration against drugmakers
(pp. 47-50)

Books

Recounting the discovery of a class of drugs that revolutionized cardiovascular medical care
(pp. 61-63)
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Science & Technology

Developing sustainable supplies of metals will rely on smart product design and more efficient recycling
(pp. 53-57)
Students from across the country are recognized for their science knowledge
Web Exclusive
Black chemists and chemical engineers meet in St. Louis for annual conference
(pp. 58-60)

Career & Employment

The economic recession tests employers' resolve to recruit a diverse workforce
(pp. 66-67)

Newscripts

(p.72)

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