News release


American Chemical Society Meeting Spring 2016

15 March 2016

BAT’s Chief Scientific Officer, Chris Proctor, is in San Diego at the Spring National Meeting of the American Chemical Society. Chris presented at the 2015 Autumn National Meeting in a session on Scientific Integrity. In San Diego, Chris continues his work as a committee member of the Corporate Associates Division.

To coincide with the San Diego National Meeting, the 14 March 2016 issue of Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN) includes an abridged version of BAT’s 2015 Science & Technology Report as a supplement. To access the full-length version, please go to Science and Technology 2015 Report on



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