May 10, 2010 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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May 10, 2010 Issue

Volume 88, Issue 19
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May 10, 2010 Issue, Vol. 88 | Iss. 19
EPA administrator is blazing trails, from regulating greenhouse gas emissions to reforming chemical management policies
By Cheryl Hogue
(pp. 14-18)
Features
Business
The full effects of the recession are evident in C&EN's annual ranking of U.S. chemical firms (pp. 23-27)
Science & Technology
Effort to develop a chemical industry standard is driven by the need to share comparative data (pp. 38-41)
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(p.9)

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(p.10)

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(p.10)

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(p.11)

Illuminating Tumor Cells

Diagnostics: Fluorescent agents target enzyme in cancer cells
(p.12)
 

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Government & Policy

EPA administrator is blazing trails, from regulating greenhouse gas emissions to reforming chemical management policies
(pp. 14-18)
A vanishing stock of the isotope used by research and industry catches most users by surprise
(pp. 31-33)
Obama hopes agreement will keep bomb-grade nuclear raw materials out of terrorists' hands
(pp. 34-35)
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Science & Technology

Neuroscience: Exploring the mechanism behind memory impairment points to a possible solution
(p.36)
New standard could benefit chemical makers and consumer products manufacturers by promoting information exchange
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Effort to develop a chemical industry standard is driven by the need to share comparative data
(pp. 38-41)
Studies elucidate catalytic reaction steps yet key questions remain unsettled
(pp. 42-44)

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