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  • The slow-chemistry movement.
    Slow, solid-state reactions used by lichens and Renaissance pigment-makers could help to make chemistry greener.

Green Chemistry Drivers

  • The case against DuPont.
    In 1999, attorney Robert Bilott filed suit against DuPont on behalf of a cattle farmer named Wilbur Tennant. Bilott had no way of knowing at the time that what seemed like a straightforward case would lead to one of the most significant class-action lawsuits in the history of environmental law., In 1999, attorney Robert Bilott filed suit against DuPont on behalf of a cattle farmer named Wilbur Tennant. Bilott had no way of knowing at the time that what seemed like a straightforward case would lead to one of the most significant class-action lawsuits in the history of environmental law. (Part 2 of 3).
  • Judge denies DuPont testimony, expert motions.
    A federal judge, for the most part, denied motions by DuPont asking the court to exclude certain testimony and experts in an ongoing mass tort against the chemical company by Mid-Ohio Valley residents who were exposed to C8 in their drinking water.