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Global community building: Thoughts and insights from ACS President Donna Nelson

ACS President Donna Nelson shares insights on building bridges and trust through global communities to further scientific exchange.

Molecule of the Week

You may be wearing something made from me.

What molecule am I?

C&EN/ACS Publications Highlights

Tobacco Co.: E-Cigs Are Safer
This tobacco company study confirms that e-cigarette emissions contain significantly lower amounts of toxicants than their tobacco counterparts.

Chemical Research in Toxicology

Better Way to Gabapentin
Here is a more efficient, greener, and safer method for making a key precursor to the venerable superdrug gabapentin.

Organic Process Research & Development

The Problem with Vanilla
After vowing to go natural, food brands face a shortage of the favored flavor.

Chemical & Engineering News