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November 15, 2010 Issue

Volume 88, Issue 46
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November 15, 2010 Issue, Vol. 88 | Iss. 46
Dye and pigment producers accelerate departure from the West for the rapidly industrializing Asia-Pacific region
By Marc S. Reisch
(pp. 13-16)
Features
Government & Policy
Advisers say EPA needs to do more work on its draft report assessing the risks of the toxic compounds (pp. 30-32)
Science & Technology
Scientists search for answers to an epidemic that is wiping out bats (pp. 39-41)
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Government & Policy

Advisers say EPA needs to do more work on its draft report assessing the risks of the toxic compounds
(pp. 30-32)
Business groups fear Tariff Bill would invite retaliation and further damage the weak U.S. economy
(pp. 34-35)

Books

An exploration of the long history and varying public perceptions of artificial sweeteners
(pp. 46-47)
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Science & Technology

Scientists search for answers to an epidemic that is wiping out bats
(pp. 39-41)
Young technology is the next big thing in molecular spectroscopy
(pp. 42-43)
Behind the scenes with Amal Al-Aboudi
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Engaging with chemists of the developing world is a responsibility that brings deep satisfaction
(pp. 44-45)