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What others say: Watershed officials advocate for use of herbicide on Elodea

...however, uniquely susceptible to poisoning via introduction of a chemical called fluridone. The herbicide has been used on it in other...Southcentral is compelling and does much to assuage concerns that the chemical might have some yet-unknown adverse effect in northern waters...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-01/what-others-say-watershed-officia
Opinion
Work continues on Card Street fire

...known as "dragon eggs," the ignition devices are filled with an inert chemical. As the ball is shot from the helicopter it is simultaneously injected with a second chemical that causes a reaction, and when the device hits the ground it bursts...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-23/work-continues-on-card-street-fire
News
Beer retirement community

...leisure rather than blue-collar toil."I knew zero about the brewing process - I just knew how to drink it!" says retired chemical engineer Russ Adams. "I never got this far before, but it's fun."Standing at a wrought iron patio table, Adams is...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2015-06-16/beer-retirement-c
Food
[Update] Rehabilitation to start on Card Street fire

...known as "dragon eggs," the ignition devices are filled with an inert chemical. As the ball is shot from the helicopter it is simultaneously injected with a second chemical that causes a reaction, and when the device hits the ground it bursts...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-16/update-card-street-fire-crews-reach-
News
Op-ed: China's big hack attack

...they seem to be derailing just fine all by themselves without outside help), disrupt air traffic control systems, explode chemical plants and gas pipelines and compromise electric grids causing large-scale blackouts across the country. Who needs missiles...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-15/op-ed-chinas-big-hack-attack
Opinion
Refuge Notebook: Killing Elodea under the ice

...partners have made significant headway toward eradicating Elodea from the peninsula. Fluridone was the primary herbicide used, a chemical that essentially starves the plant by interfering with photosynthesis. The trick is to keep concentrations low enough (less...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-06-04/refuge-notebook-killing-elodea-u
Outdoors
Soldotna students receive graduation lectures from faculty

...high school students to Soldotna. After a senior year that she called "hectic" and "bittersweet," English plans to study chemical engineering at Montana State University. "Afterwards, I'd like to probably move on and get a Master's, and go into...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-23/soldotna-students-receive-graduation
News
Online tool aids oil-spill response

Chemical oceanographer Sue Saupe said in 1990 and 1991, when she studied the long-term impact of the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill, she...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-21/online-tool-aids-oil-spill-response
News
Gas pipeline to Cook Inlet benefits Alaskans

I would like to suggest that we build a pipeline which helps the residents of Alaska. As a person whose company built a chemical plant in Kenai and operated it for many years before running out of gas, and employing as many as 300 workers, it seems logical...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-08/gas-pipeline-to-cook-inle
Letters

...For years costly chemicals have been a preventative but now the chemical free water conditioning...provide world leading chemical-free water conditioning...costs and reducing chemical usage. Common...reduces your use of chemicals by seventy five...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-05-11-0
Dispatch

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