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International post-doc wanted - project starting March 2015

I am currently working on a project to be funded (hopefully!) by the Walloon Region, in Belgium. The project is partly confidential at this stage. I can say it involves a partnership with a local company. 308 more words


DIY: Laundry Detergent - Jabón Liquido para Ropa

We decided a while ago that we were going to make  our own liquid laundry detergent.  The internet is a great source of information for anybody wishing to do-it-themselves.  462 more words


Glycerin: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Pretty much everyone knows handmade soaps all contain high levels of glycerin – some people even refer to certain categories of handmade soaps as “glycerin soap”. 879 more words

Bar Soap

Fat Metabolism vs Carb Metabolism

While fat and carbohydrates both provide a source of “energy” (meaning they help produce ATP – Adenosine Triphosphate, your body’s ubiquitous “energy” molecule), the means they achieve this is different in both cases, and will have a different effect on how your body, and it’s composition, will react. 543 more words