International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Lecture: "Waste as a Future Feedstock using Green Chemistry" David G Evans   |   added on Apr 15, 2011    |    China Professor James Clark, Director of the Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence in the University of York UK, will show how we can solve the twin problems of diminishing natural resources and increasing amounts of waste products to make a new generation of greener chemical products
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professors, general public, industrial chemists, teachers, secondary school students

Popularization of petrochemistry in Russia Yuliya Datsyuk   |   added on Apr 14, 2011    |    Russian Federation CJSC "SIBUR Holding" is planning widespread promo-actions and PR-campaigns, aimed at attractivation of petrochemistry.The second big project devoted to IYC 2011 is the International competition of innovative ideas in the sphere of production and application of petrochemical products.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities, competition, industrial trade fair, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, universities, graduate students

Chemistry in Today's World Bobbi Lamont   |   added on Apr 13, 2011    |    United States NEACT celebrates the International Year of Chemistry. Aug 1-4 at St. Joseph’s College in Standish Maine. This 4 day conference will explore chemistry’s solutions to many of the world’s problems including energy, clean water, and medicine.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences, networking, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: professors, educators, teachers, graduate students, professional chemists

Chemistry for Sustainable Utilization of Material Resources of Sri Lanka N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on Apr 10, 2011    |    Sri Lanka The Fourth Inaugural Professorial lecture on ‘Chemistry for Sustainable Utilization of Material Resources of Sri Lanka’ was held by Prof. H. D. Gunawardhana, Chartered Chemist on 14th March 2011 at P. P. G.L.Siriwardena, Auditorium of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon.
Topic: chemistry education, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, research scientists, graduate students

2011 Resources Recycling Industry Exhibition (CIRR) Rita Lv   |   added on Apr 08, 2011    |    China CIRR (China International Resources Recycling Industry Exhibition) is focused on resources recycling industry as being plastic/rubber scrap related industry, metal scraps and electronic scraps etc,.
Topic: conferences, networking, seminars, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, industrial trade fair Audience: resource recyling, plastc/rubber/ metal/ eletronic recycling/ industrial chemists, decision makers