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February 17, 2018

OxyContin maker stops promoting opioids

Reuters – OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP said on Saturday that it has cut its sales force in half and will stop promoting opioids to physicians, following widespread criticism of the ways that drugmakers market addictive painkillers. 

February 16, 2018

Energy – SciPol Weekly, February 10 – February 16

In this week's Energy SciPol Weekly, the EU wants compensation for US solar panel tariffs; largest US wind project receives a setback; and cryptocurrency may create energy shortage in Iceland.

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