April 14, 2014 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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April 14, 2014 Issue

Volume 92, Issue 15
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April 14, 2014 Issue, Vol. 92 | Iss. 15
Natural sweeteners maple syrup, agave, and honey are complex mixtures with bioactive components that might confer health benefits
By Celia Henry Arnaud
(pp. 10-13)
Features
Government & Policy
EPA strives to navigate privacy, data access concerns (pp. 21-22)
Education
SPARK competition winners reimagine the classic chemistry set for kids today (pp. 29-30)
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News of the Week

Toughening Up Elastomers

Materials Science: Inspired by hydrogel synthesis, two-part strategy yields strong yet soft elastic polymers
(p.5)

Constructing Crowded Carbons

Organic Synthesis: Chemists use Mizoroki-Heck reaction to tackle tough-to-make motif
(p.6)

Daiichi Quits On Ranbaxy

Generics: India’s Sun Pharma will take on Ranbaxy and its quality woes
(p.6)

Largest Environmental Settlement Means Cleanup Of Former Kerr-McGee Sites

Remediation: Andarko Petroleum’s $5.15 billion payment will be used across the U.S.
(p.7)

Mixing And Matching Metals

Organometallics: Chemists create an inorganic Grignard reagent to forge metal-metal bonds
(p.7)

New Brominated Flame Retardant Found In Electronics

Environment: Manufacturers may be using the compound as a replacement for toxic PBDEs
(p.8)

Public Investors Eager For IPOs Lure Private Chemical Firms

Business: Stock markets worldwide are friendly environment, but it likely won’t last
(p.8)
 

Departments

Education

SPARK competition winners reimagine the classic chemistry set for kids today
(pp. 29-30)
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Science & Technology

On anniversary, awardees reminisce on the award and the field it honors
(pp. 27-28)
ACS Meeting News: Researchers investigate materials used in aerospace, nuclear, and health care industries
(pp. 25-26)
Natural sweeteners maple syrup, agave, and honey are complex mixtures with bioactive components that might confer health benefits
(pp. 10-13)

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