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Green Chemistry News Roundup: December 4-11, 2015

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Eco-Conscious Bengaluru Teenager Gives Experts Lessons on Green Chemistry

December 11, 2015 | BangaloreMirror

Ranjini Srikantan subscribes to a greener, safer world with fewer chemical hazards.

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How Target and Walmart Led a Push to Make Over Makeup

December 10, 2015 | GreenBiz

Target and Walmart have put pressure on their suppliers not just to disclose their use of "ingredients of concern" but to phase them out entirely.

Better Carbon Capture Through Chemistry 

December 7, 2015 | C&EN

Climate Change: Researchers design materials to capture carbon dioxide emissions before they hit the atmosphere.

Eliminating the Need for Chemistry

December 7, 2015 | C&EN

Green chemist looks to a day when many products we use are made from natural materials without synthetic modifications.

New Way to Make Yeast Hybrids May Inspire New Brews, Biofuels

December 5, 2015 | Science News

The makers of beer, wine, biofuels and other products that depend on yeasts may soon have many more strains of the microorganism to work with.

Rare Earth Metal Market Approach to $4.1 billion by 2017

December 5, 2015 | Patriarc

While there may be ample rare earth elements in the earth’s crust, the challenge is in locating reserves worth mining and putting into place the infrastructure and processes necessary to mine and process them.

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