International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Giuditta Peliti Ideas Activities
  • BASF Italia Divisione Catalizzatori
    Rome, Italy
  • Email
    Tel +390641992267
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    BASF Italia Divisione Catalizzatori
  • 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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Rome BASF site promotes importance of chemistry via contest for area high school students.

The name of the initiative is "ChimicaMente" (ChemistryMind).

The high school students of the all Latium area can partecipate sending a research.

The title is:

Chemistry in our daily life: support of our future and of Heart's health

2011: International Year of Chemistry. How Chemistry contributes to create a Sustainable development for subsequent population growth.

How catalytic processes contribute to energy saving and to environment protection.