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Breen fine-tunes DuPont R&D strategy ahead of DowDuPont split

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Moonshots are out, but future chair isn't averse to all long-term R&D

US EPA finalizes methylene chloride ban

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Agency bans use in consumer paint and coating removers, requests input on commercial uses

Acoustic robot races through chemical reactions

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Using ultrasound to dispense reagents could accelerate development of synthetic methods for drug discovery

Artificial intelligence tools could benefit chemists with disabilities. So why aren't they?

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Automation scientists in academia and industry have created devices to make lab work more efficient, but they haven't yet made accessibility for this small population a priority

Chemical industry stumbles out of the gate

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Job cuts at Eastman and a lower forecast at Huntsman point to a challenging year ahead

Boron helps to gently couple dinitrogen

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Organoboron compounds offer a direct route for synthesizing nitrogen chains that may be used in explosives and pharmaceuticals

American Eric Johnson to lead Japan's JSR

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Nonnative CEO will be a rarity for Japanese industry

US EPA finalizes methylene chloride ban

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Agency bans use in consumer paint and coating removers, requests input on commercial uses

Chemical industry stumbles out of the gate

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Job cuts at Eastman and a lower forecast at Huntsman point to a challenging year ahead

It's back: Chemical e-commerce tries for an act 2

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Almost 2 decades after a series of flops, new web portals are emerging for online buying and selling

Methanex is challenged by activist investor

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Largest shareholder M&G Investments wants the methanol maker to think twice about its Louisiana project

Complementary cross-coupling methods offer better synthetic routes to atropisomeric biaryls

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The compounds are valuable chiral ligands in asymmetric catalysis

Aramco will buy control of Sabic for $70 billion

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Purchase of Sabic will be the centerpiece of the Saudi Arabian state oil company's push into chemicals

Caustic soda makers accused of fixing prices

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Lawsuit alleges that top 5 US producers conspired to boost profits

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Novartis to acquire inflammasome-focused IFM Tre

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The big company is bolstering its portfolio with three NLRP3 antagonists

ACS collaborates with Max Planck Institute on open access plan

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Publishing fees for authors will be supported by an arrangement between ACS and the Max Planck Digital Library

Chemical maker Hexion files for bankruptcy

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Management eyes a fresh start after an agreement with creditors to reduce liabilities

Lonza and Chr. Hansen create microbiome joint venture

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Partners plan end-to-end contract manufacturing for emerging $200 million market

Sustainable chemistry R&D bill introduced in US Congress

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Legislation garners bipartisan support in Senate and House of Representatives

ACS collaborates with Max Planck Society on open-access plan

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Publishing fees for authors will be supported by an arrangement between ACS and the Max Planck Digital Library

Novartis to acquire inflammasome-focused IFM Tre

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The big company is bolstering its portfolio with 3 NLRP3 antagonists

Trade jitters come to the fore at Pittcon

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Tariff issues introduce a chill into what has been a robust instrumentation market

US court fines publisher OMICS International $50 million for deceptive practices

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Company must also disclose journal fees and get consent from researchers to list them as affiliated with journals or conferences

Unas perlas de vidrio ayudan a robots a administrar cantidades minúsculas de reactivos

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ChemBeads ofrece dosis en microgramos de reactivos sólidos para el cribado de reacciones de alto rendimiento

Catalent to acquire gene therapy service firm Paragon

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The $1.2 billion deal is the latest designed to support the flood of gene therapies in development

Catalent to acquire gene-therapy service firm Paragon

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The $1.2 billion deal is the latest designed to support the flood of gene therapies in development

US FDA finalizes hand sanitizer rule

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Agency seeks more data on 3 active ingredients, bans 28 others