August 26, 2013 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News

What Is Tinsel Made Of? Speaking of Chemistry Ep. 12

How is the shiny tinsel that decorates many Christmas trees made? Find out all about tinsel's chemistry history in this very special holiday episode of Speaking of Chemistry.

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August 26, 2013 Issue

Volume 91, Issue 34
August 26, 2013 Issue, Vol. 91 | Iss. 34
Instrument makers pack increased power into miniaturized analytical gear
By Marc S. Reisch
(pp. 11-15)
Government & Policy
System works to implement and improve upon legally mandated program to protect researchers (pp. 21-23)
Science & Technology
Study yields new comparative global warming data to assist scientists and business and regulatory decisionmakers (pp. 27-28)
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