TITLE

Innovations

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/7/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 65, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs concerning the chemical industry. The European Centre for Validation of Alternative Methods has approved in vitro tests which will cut the use of animals in skin- and eye-irritancy tests. Huntsman is developing a process to convert biodiesel-produced glycerine into propylene glycol. A collaborative research among Ceres, Rohm and Haas is expected to produce methacrylate monomers in crops being grown for the production of bioethanol from cellulosic materials.
ACCESSION #
25401657

 

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