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Germany’s Merck eyes consumer products exit

Plan to sell business continues pharmaceutical industry’s love-hate relationship with OTC drugs

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Evacuation lifted around Arkema’s Crosby site

Safety officials burned six remaining trailers of flammable organic peroxides

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Ex-DuPont scientists launch contract research firm

Delaware group hopes to employ scientists, bolster research with a lease on lab space at DuPont Experimental Station

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Arkema discloses chemicals, quantities at risk in Texas

Hundreds of metric tons of highly unstable organic peroxides at imminent risk of fire

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After Harvey, Texas faces massive cleanup

Getting Gulf Coast’s chemical industry operating again to take weeks

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Molecular motors drill holes in cells

Machines that spin through cell membranes could deliver drugs and kill cancer cells

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Harvey stalls chemical, university activities on the Gulf Coast

Amid record rainfall, petrochemical firms shutter facilities, universities cancel classes

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Washington, D.C., hosts ACS national meeting

Members take in the eclipse; society narrowly rejects financial support for international chapters

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Touching thermal receipts may extend BPA exposure

Traces of endocrine disruptor bisphenol A can remain in body for a week after dermal contact

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Watching immune proteins and therapeutics diffuse through lymph nodes

ACS meeting news: Microfluidic device provides easy way to monitor cytokine migration

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