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AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

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Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Sanofi begins shipping malaria drug made from semisynthetic artemisinin

9/1/2014

  • FiercePharmaManufacturing
  • Economist (tiered subscription model), The

Sanofi has begun shipping a malaria treatment made via a new manufacturing process that was developed by Amyris and a team of researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, led by American Ins… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

Obama selects nominees for DHS post, FERC

8/28/2014

  • FederalNewsRadio.com
  • Hill, The
  • Hill, The

President Barack Obama plans to nominate Russell Deyo as the undersecretary for management at the Homeland Security Department. Meanwhile, Danny Marti has been nominated as the new White House intelle… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Rep. Barton: U.S. should lift crude exports ban

9/2/2014

  • Reuters

The U.S. needs to overturn its decades-old ban on crude oil exports, said Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, chairman of the Republican Study Committee's energy task force. "The shale revolution has changed th… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

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Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Ecolab donates cleaning products to prevent Ebola spread

8/27/2014

  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)

Ecolab is shipping about $1.8 million in cleaning products to aid workers in West Africa as part of the effort to treat Ebola patients. Ecolab will send soap, hand sanitizer and disinfecting cleanser … Read More

inform SmartBrief

Smart news on global fats and oils

inform SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International News on Fats, Oils and Related Materials

Scientists find link between phthalate exposure, oxidative stress

8/26/2014

  • Chemical & Engineering News

Researchers at the New York State Department of Health have found a mechanism that may explain how phthalates affect fertility and hormone production. The study of urine samples from about 500 America… Read More

Shale SmartBrief Powered by API

Shale oil and natural gas news

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Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Data: Texas oil, gas jobs surpassed 300,000 in July

8/25/2014

  • Dallas Morning News (free content), The

Texas in July has seen the largest growth in oil and natural gas jobs since April 2013, according to recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The number of jobs reached more than 300,000, an i… Read More