International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization IUPAC - International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

Partners for the
International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Lisa Welbourn Ideas Activities
  • Manager, Corporate Communications & Branding, Maxxam
    Burnaby, BC, Canada
  • Email
    Tel 604 638 2634
  • Sector:

    Research Laboratories
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  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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Maxxam is a gold sponsor of the International Year of Chemistry 2011.

• Globally recognized scientific leaders

• Stewards of scientific advancement

• University collaborators in research and education

• Applied research, development and innovation

As a partner in science, Maxxam helps customers succeed in research and business ventures.

Maxxam employs the brightest chemists and scientists in Canada—opportunities for professional growth, access to education/seminars and mentorship from top professionals in the field.

Maxxam has a strong history of supporting Canadian chemistry departments, fostering applied research and development and building successful steering committee programs (college and university level).

Maxxam is the market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries. We provide unparalleled depth of technical and scientific expertise that serves the industry, academia and government sectors through the only national network of laboratories. Maxxam skillfully combines efficiency and customer service with rigorous science and uncompromising quality management.