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    The Lego creator

    2016-04-04T00:00:00Z

    Lego’s Thomas Tarp tells Rachel Brazil how the world’s largest toy company is at the forefront of chemical safety and sustainable materials

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    The entrepreneur

    2016-02-22T00:00:00Z

    Science party entrepreneur Marc Wileman tells Emma Davies how his passion for education won his company investment on the BBC’s Dragons’ den

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    An energetic chemist

    2016-02-09T00:00:00Z

    University of Waterloo’s Linda Nazar has spent the last two decades moving beyond lithium-ion batteries to cheaper, higher energy density storage

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    The Greenpeace scientist

    2016-02-03T00:00:00Z

    Rachel Brazil discovers how a chance phonecall took Paul Johnston from being a concerned researcher to Greenpeace’s principal scientist

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    Breakthroughs amidst risk

    2016-01-22T00:00:00Z

    We chat to Nobel prize winner Alan Heeger as he approaches his 80th birthday

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    The online teacher

    2016-01-07T00:00:00Z

    Neil Garg plans to transform how students around the world think about organic chemistry – with Bacon. Nina Notman explains

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    The classical singer

    2015-11-26T00:00:00Z

    May Turner tells Phillip Broadwith how she balances topping the music charts with developing the latest generation of engine oils

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    Ingenuity, relevance and execution

    2015-11-19T00:00:00Z

    Anubhav Saxena from the Indian branch of Momentive Performance Materials gives his perspective on innovation

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    Building better bottles

    2015-11-17T00:00:00Z

    Catalytic Technologies wants to replace antimony catalysts in polyester production with safer, more active titanium

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    The textiles designer

    2015-10-30T00:00:00Z

    Combining chemistry with a passion for textiles has taken Fern Kelly on an unusual career journey spanning the globe. Rachel Brazil investigates

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    Raising industry’s voice

    2015-10-16T00:00:00Z

    Canadian companies need to engage more with government to safeguard competitiveness while improving sustainability

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    Arranging molecules and people

    2015-10-13T00:00:00Z

    Juan de Pablo talks to Chemistry World about the evolution and potential of molecular engineering

  • Karen Wilson
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    Waste not, want not?

    2015-09-10T00:00:00Z

    Exclusive interview with Karen Wilson, research director at the European Bioenergy Research Institute

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    No one should be denied medication

    2015-08-14T00:00:00Z

    Exclusive interview with Yusuf Hamied, chairman of Indian generic drugmaker Cipla

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    An unsustainable hypocrisy

    2015-07-21T00:00:00Z

    Social responsibility should extend through the whole supply chain, not just be a tool to put pressure on feedstock suppliers

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    The space junky

    2015-07-06T00:00:00Z

    Sending her experimental polymers into space was a career high for Lenore Rasmussen. But space is just one part of the story, Nina Notman finds

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    Collaboration, not competition

    2015-06-29T00:00:00Z

    Organic chemist E J Corey talks to Phillip Broadwith about awards, ambition and academic freedom

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    The kitchen chemist

    2015-06-10T00:00:00Z

    Nina Notman finds nothing half-baked about the chemistry demonstrations that Stephen Ashworth whips up

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    The nano advocate

    2015-05-14T00:00:00Z

    Steffi Friedrichs tells Emma Davies how an open-minded attitude led to her becoming director general of the Nanotechnology Industries Association

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    Anton Toutov: The power of potassium

    2015-04-30T00:00:00Z

    Anton Toutov discusses how using potassium to make silicon-containing organic chemicals has shaken up chemistry