January 3, 2011 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News
 
 

C&EN congratulates Dan Fagin on winning the 2014 Pulitzer Prize in General Nonfiction for “Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation” (Bantam Books). C&EN’s Rudy Baum reviewed “Toms River” last May.

 
Copyright © 2011 American Chemical Society
 

January 3, 2011 Issue

Volume 89, Issue 1
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January 3, 2011 Issue, Vol. 89 | Iss. 1
By Nancy B. Jackson
(pp. 2-4)
Features
Business
The slow and steady professionalism of BASF makes it this year’s choice (p.15)
Government & Policy
Growing demand for renewable energy and electricity spurs push for smart electricity grid (pp. 17-19)
Back Issues
 

News of the Week

Oil Rig Probe Questioned

BP Accident: Chemical safety board says government is relying too much on industry
(p.7)

DSM Continues Portfolio Shift

Life Sciences: Dutch firm strikes deals in nutrition, antibiotics
(p.8)

Solar Fuel, With High Efficiency

Renewable Energy: Continuous cerium oxide-based syngas generator suggests possible industrial use
(p.8)

Elevating Oxygen

Spectroscopy: Technique yields unprecedented resolution in 17O NMR spectra of proteins in solution
(p.9)

EPA Sets Schedule For CO2 Regulation

Greenhouse Gases: Agency takes next step to cut industry emissions
(p.10)

Rare Sugar Linkage Revealed

Chemical Biology: Stable modified peptide leads team to a promising enzyme for synthesis
(p.10)
 

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Government & Policy

Growing demand for renewable energy and electricity spurs push for smart electricity grid
(pp. 17-19)
Several key science measures clear during lame-duck session
(p.20)
Knowledge that can help scientists go a long way
(pp. 21-22)