October 13, 2008 Issue | Chemical & Engineering News
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October 13, 2008 Issue

Volume 86, Issue 41
October 13, 2008 Issue, Vol. 86 | Iss. 41
Confronted with surging demand in China and India, instrument makers are boosting local sales and service capabilities
By Jean-François Tremblay
(pp. 14-18)
Government & Policy
Programs help scientists get involved in policy world (pp. 26-28)
Science & Technology
Inclusion bodies may have more diverse structures than anticipated (p.31)
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ACS News

Divisions, sections, and individuals recognized for efforts on behalf of ACS
(pp. 36-39)
Honorees receive medals at White House
(pp. 40-41)

Science & Technology

Inclusion bodies may have more diverse structures than anticipated
New And Notable In The Chemical Industry
In Africa, chemist's nonprofit organization hopes to increase access to life-saving drugs

Career & Employment

Four top companies to work for share their policies for attracting and retaining the best talent
(pp. 44-46)



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