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Today at the ACS National Meeting in New Orleans:CHAS: Water Supply Safety 9:00 AM Grand Salon D Sec 21, Hilton New Orleans RiversideIntroductory RemarksWaukesha water: Bridging the divideLaboratory safety is impacted by changes in water qualityIron as an indicator...
Today at the ACS National Meeting in New Orleans:CINF: Community Sharing of Chemical Safety Data: Yes, No, Maybe? 8:20 AM River Bend 1, New Orleans Marriott Convention CenterWhat’s all this fuss about data sharing? In search of improved laboratory safetyPromoting...
Today at the ACS National Meeting in New Orleans:Integrating Research & Safety 1:30 PM Grand Salon D Sec 21, Hilton New Orleans RiversideThe psychology of developing a positive chemical safety culture in academic research labsSurvey of chemist exposure...

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A few weekends ago, I was with my young boys at our local mall checking out the kids entertainer, Ryan Buckle & Friends: Science you can sing to. Ryan, the singer, intersperses his songs with science demonstrations. We were there fairly early for a Saturday...
Welcome to Your Favorite Chemical Reaction chemistry blog carnival!A total of 22 entries were received since C&EN Online Editor Rachel Pepling put out the call for posts earlier in the month. The writing was superb, the science spot-on, and the personalities...
Welcome to the live coverage of the Chemical & Pharma Blogging panel. Yes, this pharma blog is live blogging the pharma blogging session. It’s very meta. On our panel today is Derek Lowe of In the Pipeline, Ed Silverman of Pharmalot, David Kroll of...

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In this post, we’ll try to provide a broad overview of amides. We’ll provide a brief overview of amide nomenclature, two important properties of amides that differ greatly from amines, and go over three key strategies for amide synthesis.1. Nomenclature...
A list of small, useful things (links):The latest from Stellen fr ChemikerAsh, on "Why the world needs more Leo Szilards"Jyllian, on the latest science-oriented emojisKat Day, on "How bad is BPA, really?"Sustainable Nano on "Can gold melt at room temperature?"Mark...
A list of small, useful things (links):Chemical safety programming at ACS DC (listed by Jyllian Kemsley)Philip Ball writes about teleportationAsh writes on Sagan's "Demon-Haunted World"I have clear memories of seeing that book in the bookstore - this must...