International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Open Day in Laboratory of Metallomics and Nanotechnology Vojtech Adam   |   added on Dec 14, 2011    |    Czech Republic Laboratory of Metallomics and nanotechnology , Faculty of Agronomy, Mendel University in Brno in the completion of the International Year of Chemistry organizes open day. They are ready to habitat, where visitors will be able to see the ingoing scientific laboratories and chemical analysis. The speech will be about nanotechnol
Topic: biophysical chemistry, electrochemistry, bioelectrochemistry, physical chemistry, mathematics, physics, nanotechnology, biochemistry, biology Audience: students, chemists, physicists, mathematics, biochemists, biologists, educators, researches, academics employees

A short portrait of quebec chemists and biochemists Yvan Ouellet   |   added on Dec 09, 2011    |    Canada A short biography of celebrate or unknown chemists and biochemists. Most worked or lived in Quebec (Canada) and some are world celebrities. Others had influence on chemistry, biochemistry, teaching and scientific vulgarization.
Topic: educational materials Audience: chemists, biochemists, general public

California advances Green Chemistry principles with new Draft Safer Consumer Products Regulations Jim Wasserman   |   added on Oct 31, 2011    |    United States The California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) today released informal draft regulations to make safer consumer products widespread in California. The regulations, employing key principles of Green Chemistry, provide more protection against toxic chemicals in products on store shelves.
Topic: safer products, alternatives analysis, toxic materials, chemistry, product lifecycle, product innovation, product design Audience: general public, chemists, scientists, manufacturers, students, decision makers, environmentalists, consumer product developers, consumers

Chemistry Week in Ecuador Bernardo Cordero   |   added on Sep 28, 2011    |    Ecuador Conferences will be held in the most prestigious universities in Quito, Ecuador. Varied topics will be delivered by experts covering everything from the history of chemistry, application of ionizing radiation, nuclear engineering, environmental chemistry, applications of industrial chemistry, and Human Genome.
Topic: conferences, chemistry, celebrating chemistry, seminars, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: chemical engineers, students, general public, universities, graduate students, chemists

University Days 2011, University of Jyväskylä, Finland Elina Sievänen   |   added on Aug 26, 2011    |    Finland The University Days 2011 of University of Jyväskylä, October 7-8 2011, will celebrate the International Year of Chemistry. The event consists of an open seminar, alumnae dinner, and a functional presentation of the world of chemistry intended for the whole family at the Department of Chemistry of University of Jyväskylä.
Topic: seminars, networking, celebrating chemistry Audience: general public, chemists, alumnae of department of chemistry of university of jyväskylä