FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Tue Apr 10 13:17:00 EDT 2018

The American Chemical Society condemns chemical weapons use in Syria

WASHINGTON, April 10, 2018 — The American Chemical Society (ACS) and the American Chemistry Council today issued a statement condemning the apparent use of chemical weapons in Syria. The statement, which comes after the latest alleged chemical use in Syria over this past weekend, can be found here.

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