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Five cobalt salts proposed for restrictions in Europe

In response to a request by the European Commission, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has submitted a REACH restriction dossier concerning five cobalt salts and their hydrates. The five cobalt salts selected are listed in the table: They are produced and widely used to manufacture chemicals, catalysts, batteries, feed grade materials and biogas. The salts are also…
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Antioxidants in breast cancer therapy

A recent research paper has received much public awareness in Denmark. It is about a German epidemiological cohort study of 2223 postmenopausal breast cancer patients enrolled in 2002-2005 and followed until July 2015. The paper concluded: That antioxidant use during chemotherapy or radiation therapy was associated with poorer breast cancer prognosis in postmenopausal women. However,…
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ICCE 2019

The Association of Greek Chemists (AGC) and the Division of Chemistry and the Environment (DCE) of European Chemical Society (EuChemS) cordially invite you to the 17th International Conference on Chemistry and the Environment (ICCE 2019) in Thessaloniki, Greece, from 16-20 June, 2019. This conference is under the auspices of H.E. the president of the Hellenic Republic mr. Prokopios…
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