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Fort Gordon soldiers take part in explosive chemical mission drill

...their protective gear.While most soldiers remain sheltered, specially trained members of the unit dispersed to inspect chemicals."The moment we hear an explosion, we instantly reach in our bag and grab our mask," Specialist Ryan Kinsey said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/fort-gordon-soldiers-take-par
Cool summer raises expectations of record corn, soybean harvest; seed, GPS technology factors

...Friday. That's at least 50 cents a bushel below what most farmers spent on seed, fertilizer, pest- and weed-control chemicals and fuel. Some farmers will store grain and sell when prices improve, while others may use a portion of their federal crop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-08/cool-summer-raises-expecta
EPA to decide whether to boost the use of popular weed killer 2,4-D

...that needs to be slowed down. The Center for Food Safety has lobbied against expanded use of genetically modified crops and chemicals in agriculture.Palmer of Dow AgroSciences said the company has created the new seeds with "multiple locks on the door...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-13/epa-decide-whether-boost-u
Georgia lets expire 15-year ban on using coastal aquifer to stash river water for droughts

...oxygen in the injected water reacts with heavy metals in the rock, or injection equipment can sometimes introduce bacteria or chemicals from disinfectants into the aquifer, according to the federal Environmental Protection Agency."I'd be mad as the devil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/georgia-lets-expire-15-year-b
James Sanders Jr.

...Sanders, son of the late James W., Sr. and Helen Williams Sanders, was a native of Augusta. He was supervisor with DSM Chemicals and a member of the Briar Creek Sportsman Club. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Kristin Goodson. He is survived...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172060610
Scientist questions report ranking Savannah River third most toxic in America

...nation for the highest amount of toxic chemicals dumped into its waters, according to...dumped more than 5 million pounds of toxic chemicals into the Savannah River. The report found DSM Chemicals North America Inc., located in Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-27/report-ranking-savannah-rive
Green tea lozenge helps dry mouth

...basic science and animal work Hsu did in looking at powerful chemicals in green tea, most notably epigallocatechin-3-gallate...products Hsu has helped develop to take advantage of powerful chemicals found in green tea."This is true translational research...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-22/green-tea-lozenge-helps-dry-
Kirby: A slide rule numbers ninja is a thing of the past

...angles .NEW SCHOOL: White boards, which I might point out, use "dry" markers that smell a little bit like mimeograph chemicals. OLD SCHOOL: World Book Encyclopedia or the Britannica. Men went door to door selling World Book sets, and many post-World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2014-08-04/kirby-numbers-ninja-slid
Business news

...other newsU.S. FACTORY OUTPUT increased for the fifth month in a row in June as manufacturers cranked out more aircraft, chemicals and furniture. The Fed says factory production rose 0.1 percent, down from a gain of 0.4 percent in the previous month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-16/business-news
Disabled Army veteran blasts care received at Augusta VA

...and shoulder. He hopes to get 100 percent disability for his lungs and gastrointestinal system being exposed to poisonous chemicals he inhaled from batteries and electronics that an Army inspector general report says was improperly burned in open-air pits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/disabled-army-veteran-blasts-