International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Mr Mario Christie Ideas Activities
  • American Chemical Society
    Greater Portmore, Portmore, Jamaica
  • Email
    Tel 18764224798
  • Sector:

    Primary or Secondary Education
  • Organizations:

    American Chemical Society
  • 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
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Chemistry for me is the most life changing subject i have met to date. I worked as an analytical chemist and now I am a teacher of chemistry at a secondary institution. In celebrating this year of Chemistry, I have taken on a plastic recycling project at my school and I am also looking at an environmental monitoring project where we will be taking water samples and analyzing them for pollutants