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DALLAS, Texas, August 31, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report, "Renewable Chemicals Market: Winning Imperatives & Market Forecast" ( http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/renewable-chemical-274.html) published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com), the renewable chemicals market is expected to grow at an estimated CAGR of 11.66% from 2010 to 2015 and is expected to reach to $67.13 billion in 2015. Renewable ethanol is the most...
With laws, government regulations, and funding priorities continuing to exert a broad impact on science, a group of graduate students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is holding a special symposium Aug. 23 during the American Chemical Society (ACS) 240th National Meeting and Exhibition here to familiarize future scientists with the unfamiliar realm of public policy.
PRINCETON, N.J., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Informex show management announced today the opening of Informex Latin America registration and made public the event's conference program.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on California's groundbreaking innovation and environmental leadership, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today joined academic, business, government, and environmental leaders at Google's headquarters in Mountain View to announce the formation of the nation's first non-profit dedicated to developing comprehensive metrics and standards for everyday products that are safe and healthy for our children, ourselves and the world in which we live.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the world's foremost protocols for evaluating and improving products for a multi-attribute conception of sustainable design, developed by MBDC (McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry), Cradle to CradleÂ® Certification will be issued in the United States by the new Green Products Innovation Institute ("Institute"), a non-profit organization based in California focused on transforming the making and consumption of things into a...
Choosing "greener" household cleaners, computers, and other consumer products could become as easy as reading a product's label thanks to a movement under way to develop universal guidelines for determining whether chemical products and chemical processes are environmentally friendly.
Linked to Human Health Problems, Chemicals Largely Untested, Unregulated WASHINGTON, April 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the eve of legislation slated to be introduced this month to reform the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), almost two dozen organizations representing health care professionals, along with health sector businesses sent letters to Congress urging the passage of strong reform of our nation's chemical regulatory system.
A Queen's University chemistry professor has invented a special solvent that may make cooking oil production more environmentally friendly.
Scientific advances in a rapidly emerging field termed "green chemistry" offer the brightest promise for guiding the American economy into a new era of sustainability.
Chemistry's often-overlooked role in fostering sustainability goes on parade this week with one of the largest and most comprehensive series of scientific reports on advances toward that goal and the challenges lying ahead.
Green Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering any aspect of green chemistry. It is published monthly by the Royal Society of Chemistry and was established in 1999 by James Clark (University of York). The editor-in-chief is Sarah Ruthven. The journal covers subjects relating to reducing the environmental impact of chemical substances and fuels by developing alternative and sustainable technologies that are non-toxic to living things and the environment, including: Improved...
Energy & Environmental Science is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published monthly by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). The journal publishes original research and review articles, and publishes work of an interdisciplinary nature in the biochemical and biophysical sciences and chemical engineering disciplines. The following types of articles are published in the journal: Research Papers, Review Articles, Perspectives and Mini-reviews, Communications), Opinions and Analysis...
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.