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July 12, 2004
Vol. 82, Iss. 28

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  Table of Contents
July 12, 2004
Volume 82, Number 28
p. 1
 
   
 
  Cover Story  
GREEN CHEMISTRY HONORS
Presidential honors recognize innovative chemical products and processes that prevent pollution.
 
COVER: Photodisc
 

  Latest News  
  MAKING DENDRIMERS
New synthetic route gives yields higher than those achieved with any other reactions.

BORDEN SALE
KKR is selling Borden Chemical to private equity firm Apollo.

LABOR STATISTICS
Recovery in jobs is still far from complete.

HOLLOW POLYMERS
Nanotubes prepared from copolymers can be loaded with water-soluble compounds.

SPENDING BILLS
Congress has all but given up on passing most of the 13 appropriations bills for fiscal 2005.

SPIDER VENOM
Toxins' membrane interactions block opening and closing of ion-channel proteins.

CHEMICAL PLAN
Europe wants a sustainable growth plan for its chemical industry.

SMOKING GUN
Chemical compound in smoke from burning plant material promotes seed germination.

CHASING DICTYOSTATIN
Two independent groups report first total syntheses of promising anticancer agent.

 
 
 

  Business  
  BUSINESS CONCENTRATES

CHEMSPEC REVIEW
Annual exhibition receives a boost from renewed interest in nonpharma specialty chemicals.

SECOND-QUARTER STOCKS
Chemical stocks outperformed major market indexes as fortunes of the manufacturing sector improved.

TECH TRANSFER
Degussa's new Nanotronics center emphasizes collaboration with universities and industry.

 
 
 

  Government & Policy  
  GOVERNMENT CONCENTRATES

MERCURY EMISSIONS
EPA's regulation has been stalled for a decade, but its alternative proposals have many critics.

 
 
 

  Science & Technology  
  SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY CONCENTRATES

PROTEOMICS
Technique may permit more widespread use of mass spec for protein sequencing.

DRUG DISCOVERY
DNA display technique offers a new approach to synthesizing organic compound libraries.

DESIGNING ENZYMES
Using computational design and directed evolution, researchers created an enzyme from a receptor protein.

 
 
 

  Books  
  "KNOWLEDGE AND COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE"
Author touts evolutionary processes in industrial and economic success.
 
 
 

  ACS News  
  COUNCIL TO FACE THREE PETITIONS
Petitions could expand membership requirements to include precollege chemistry teachers, change division annual report deadlines, and affect society elections

JUNE BOARD MEETING OFFICIAL REPORTS

 
 
 

  Editor's Page  
  When Is Enough, Enough?  
 
 

  DEPARTMENTS  
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