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Charging through milestones in number of IYC members and activities

July 29, 2010

IUPAC is happy to announce that the IYC website has over 1500 registered members from more than 110 countries, and over 50 approved activities to date.

Since the United Nations proclaimed 2011 as the International Year of Chemistry nearly two years ago, IUPAC has witnessed a whirlwind of enthusiasm as participants around the globe begin gathering ideas and building international collaborations. The International Year of Chemistry website is thrilled to be a contributor in facilitating this communication.

In the year since its launch, the IYC website has reached some exciting milestones. IUPAC is happy to announce that the IYC website has over 1500 registered members from more than 110 countries, and over 50 approved activities to date. To view the current listing of approved activities, check out the Activities page at the following link .

There is no better time than now to suggest a new idea or submit an activity for the International Year of Chemistry 2011. If you are not already a member, please join our online community to share your comments and ideas for new and existing activities by registering here . And remember, the International Year of Chemistry is only 5 months away so if you have an idea, it is time to get started!

Special thanks to all of the IYC participants. Keep up the great work and keep posting your ideas and activities!

~ The IYC Team