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Green Chemistry News Roundup: April 28-May 6, 2016

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The $100 Billion Business Case for Safer Chemistry

May 6, 2016 | GreenBiz

What would be the value to businesses and our economy if safer chemistry replaced conventional approaches? Is there a way to put a monetary value on the risks and opportunities?

 

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Ecovative Design's Mushroom Materials Feeding New Generation of Interior Designers

May 5, 2016 | TimesUnion

Green Island firm making eco-friendly products for designers.

 

The Future of Low-Cost Solar Cells

May 2, 2016 | C&EN

Perovskite and other emerging photovoltaic technologies grab headlines. But will they ever come to market?

 

What’s in Those New Plastic Pipes Delivering Drinking Water?

May 2, 2016 | Ensia

Lingering questions leave some concerned about a new generation of plumbing material.

 

Perspectives: Back to the future of chemistry

May 2, 2016 | C&EN

A chemistry stalwart says the field must remain the creative and useful science, and not become the narrow science

 

Mixed Outlook for Ethanol–Petrol Blends

April 28, 2016 | Chemistry World

The use of biofuels to combat climate change is having an unexpected impact on air quality, according to UK researchers.

 

 

 

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