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American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Feb. 20, 2008
Date:2/25/2008

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Black History Month: ACS News Media Resources

Journalists covering Black History Month can obtain a variety of resources from the ACS Office of Communications during February. The resources include a news release (http://portal.acs.org/portal/acs/corg/content?_nfpb=true&_pageLabel=PP_ARTICLEMAIN&node_id=222&content_id=WPCP_008038&use_sec=true&sec_url_var=region1) honoring the contributions of three African-American chemists: George Washington Carver, Percy Julian, and Norbert Rillieux. Percy Julian's life was the subject of a two-hour PBS/NOVA documentary that aired during Black History Month in 2007. Titled "Forgotten Genius," the film honored a scientist who overcame discrimination and prejudice to become a world-renowned chemist. Their contributions include new uses for peanuts and other crops grown in the South, a drug to fight blindness, and a sugar refining process. The ACS has designated each of their achievements as National Historic Chemical L
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