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April 7, 2018

Nanoparticle fertilisers show promise

Nano – A nanocomposite fertiliser developed by US researchers has been shown to outperform conventional fertilisers, having a greater effect on plant growth with less frequent use.

April 7, 2018

CMS tweaks opioid proposal after backlash

The Hill – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a sweeping final Medicare rule that included altering a draft proposal aimed at curbing the opioid epidemic that had proven controversial.

April 6, 2018

Energy – SciPol Weekly, March 31 – April 6

In this week's Energy SciPol Weekly, cyber attacks shut down pipeline data systems; renewables could soon beat nuclear power; and hog waste used as energy source in North Carolina.