November 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;11/5/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 17, p16
Trade Publication
The article presents information on recent developments related to the chemical industry. Xiong-wei Ni has been appointed to the European Federation of Chemical Engineering's working party on process intensification. Nicolas Sarkozy, the President of France, has suspended the commercial cultivation of biotech crops in the country. Christina Kirchner, who will become Argentina's second female president will be required to address issues of potential energy crisis in the country.


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