International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry Week at the University of Costa Rica

Activity by Sergio Musmanni   |   added on May 22, 2011   |   Costa Rica Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): Colegio de Quimicos de Costa Rica

A seminar on renewable energy and biofuels, recycling technologies and resource efficiency, water pollution prevention and treatment, carbon footprint and climate change. The 5th seminar will be assigned to an international guest speaker on a subject within sustainability issues.

In order to promote objective a: Increase the public appreciation of chemistry in meeting world needs; b: increase interest of young people in chemistry; and c: generate enthusiasm from the creative future of chemistry a series of seminars will be organized for the 3rd week of October, October 17-21.

 

A seminar on renewable energy and biofuels, recycling technologies and resource efficiency, water pollution prevention and treatment, carbon footprint and climate change. The 5th seminar will be assigned to an international guest speaker on a subject within sustainability issues.

 

The 5th seminar will also include a Chemistry Magic Show organized together with the public universities and performed by chemistry students showing tricks.


Topic: sustainable and green chemistry, conferences Audience: decision makers, general public, professors
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