Chemists create new route to PHAs: naturally degradable bioplastics
C&EN Highlights CSU Chemistry Team's Research: Versatile MOF does Chiral Separations
Measuring carbon particle deposition rates in regions of the world where near-permanent snow and ice is altered by soot
Chemistry professor addresses helium shortage in New York Times article

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NEWS

Chemists create new route to PHAs: naturally degradable bioplastics

They offer a cost-effective synthetic pathway for conventional and new PHAs with enhanced properties.

Two CSU chemistry professors to help celebrate 150 years of the Periodic Table

Professors Eugene Chen and Amy Prieto will join a national panel in Washington, D.C. this week discussing chemistry breakthroughs enabled by scientific understanding of the periodic table.

Doctoral student awarded NRC research associateship to study effectiveness of pure cannabis extracts

Cheryle Beuning to work with the National Institute of Standards and Technology on cannabinoid assessment

15th annual Halloween show brings science and education to young minds

Oct. 27 marks this year’s “Halloween Spooktacular,” hosted by the Chemistry Club and Department of Chemistry.

UPCOMING SEMINARS & CALENDAR

By Safety Meeting
12/9/19 at 4:00 PM in Chemistry A101
By Carlos Baiz, Ph.D.
1/16/20 at 4:00 PM in Chemistry A101
By Mark Thompson, Ph.D.
1/21/20 at 4:00 PM in Chemistry A101
By Xavier Roy, Ph.D.
1/24/20 at 4:00 PM in Chemistry A101
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