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Read: Scientific Journal Nature Chemistry Finally Publishes List of Chemical-Free Products

Via @edyong209 on Twitter, here is some good news for people like The Food Babe. Prestigious scientific journal Nature Chemistry has published a fantastic paper by A.F.G. Goldberg and C.J. Chemjobber entitled “A comprehensive overview of chemical-free consumer products”. I invite all of you to have a look at it. It’s a short read. If you’re still … Continue reading

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Jargon: Organic Chemistry (The chemistry of carbon-containing molecules)

Organic Chemistry: the chemical science that studies molecules containing carbon atoms. Carbon is an atomic element made up of six protons, six electrons, and a variable number of neutrons and is the atom around which living matter on Earth is formed. DNA contains a large amount of carbon atoms, as do carbohydrates (sugars), lipids (fats), … Continue reading