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American Chemical Society co-hosts Science and Society discussion on food safety on Nov. 1
Date:10/28/2010

WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2010 The American Chemical Society (ACS) invites news media to attend another in a continuing series of discussions with leading scientists, economists, and politicians on a wide range of timely scientific topics, including energy, nuclear terrorism, food safety, and climate and energy policy.

Entitled "Science & Society: Global Challenges," the next event will focus on food safety and be held Nov. 1 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 1200 New York Avenue, N.W., in Washington, D.C. A reception will precede the session at 5 p.m.

Please note that news media must RSVP. Co-sponsored by AAAS and the Georgetown University Program on Science in the Public Interest, the next two events in the Science & Society series will include the following presenters and topics:

Nov. 1:

Topic: Coming to the Table on Food Safety (Bisphenol A and Beyond)

Experts:

  • Sarah Vogel, Johnson Family Foundation
  • Christopher Borgert, University of Florida, Gainesville

Host:

  • Jon Hamilton, National Public Radio (NPR)

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Nov. 15:

Topic: Climate and Energy Policy in the New Congress

Experts:

  • Jon Krosnick, Stanford University
  • Robert Simon, Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
  • David Conover, Bipartisan Policy Center

Host:

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Contact: Audrey Leath
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202-872-6396
American Chemical Society
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