ACCN, the Canadian Chemical News - May/June 2015

ACCN, the Canadian Chemical News - May/June 2015

ACCN (L’Actualité chimique canadienne) the Canadian Chemical News presents national stories from the chemical sciences and chemical engineering sectors. Published six times a year, ACCN features cutting-edge scientific discoveries as well as the latest innovations from industry. Insightful columns and breaking news stories embrace all aspects of the Canadian chemistry scene: its personalities and companies, government policy and academic breakthroughs. ACCN’s regular lineup of in-depth feature stories showcases the problem-solving abilities of chemists and chemical engineers and their embrace of the biggest challenges facing society today, from energy, food and water security to advances in the healthcare and pharmaceutical sectors.

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Pipeline construction through Jasper National Park, Alta. as part of Trans Mountain’s Anchor Loop project, which was completed in 2008.
Two controversial petroleum projects: Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines and Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain expanded pipeline, are inching closer to reality. Governments back the pipelines for the economic largesse they will bring Canada.

The Aframax-class tanker — 245 metres long and loaded with oilsands bituman piped in from Alberta — pulls away from the marine terminal at Burnaby, BC, moving through Burrard Inlet past Stanley Pa...

March came in like a lion for Port Metro Vancouver when a shipping container full of trichloroisocyanuric acid imported from China exploded, creat...

Wherever arsenic goes, its sinister reputation precedes it. And arsenic really gets around.


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