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FILIPINO CHEMISTS
1.) William Padolina
William Padolina, Secretary of the Department of Science and Technology, is a man of exceptional vision who sees clearly the whole socio-economic panorama unfolding and understands the implications of the crests and troughs in the pre- millenium landscape. The contributions of William Padolina in chemistry include research into the derivatives of coconut fatty acids. He is also well known for his many awards and years teaching.

2.) Clara-Lim Sylianco
Clara Lim- Sylianco is a Filipino scientist who researched about the Mutagens, Anti-Mutagens, Carcinogenic chemicals found in various fruits and vegetables. Dr. Clara Y Lim-Sylianco is a Filipino chemist, who has written several notable books and is renowned for her research into mutagens, anti-mutagens and other reactions related to bio-organic issues. Her research was primarily focused around the chemicals found in fruits and vegetables. Her findings led to the popularization of the 'Coconut Oil' diet.

3.) Felix Maramba
Felix Maramba - Known For:
Felix Maramba built a coconut oil-fueled power generator. He also is the developer of one of the world's most profitable biogas systems. Felix Maramba - Other Achievements:
Felix Maramba is the president of the Philippine Association of Flour Millers, Inc. Felix Maramba wrote: Biogas and Waste Recycling, The Philippine Experience. Benefits of Biogas Systems:
* Less pollution of the air and waters
* Improves local economics
* Increases productive of land by recycling systems of farming * Filipino Inventors & Filipino Scientists

4.) Armando Kapauan
Amando Kapauan - Filipino Chemist:
(July 4, 1931 – October 12, 1996) Amando Kapauan was a Filipino chemist who specialized in environmental chemistry. He is best known for his 1970s research on the effect of heavy metals analysis on the environment, in particular mercury in waters, fish and soil of the Philippines. Later in his career, Amando Kapauan began...

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