International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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SOCMA's 90th Annual Dinner and Membership Meeting Liesa Brown   |   added on Oct 31, 2011    |    United States Held in December in New York City for nearly 90 years, the evening provides networking, excellent food, SOCMA’s donation to the ACS Scholars Program and an awards ceremony honoring winners of SOCMA’s Performance Improvement Awards.
Topic: chemistry education, chemical safety, conferences, chemical heritage, trade association, celebrating chemistry, networking Audience: decision makers, industrial vendors, chemical executives, press, graduate students, sales professionals, suppliers, hse professionals

1st International Symposium on Chemical Safety Noha Elnagdi   |   added on Feb 21, 2011    |    Saudi Arabia The 1st International Symposium on Chemical Safety will be taking place on 17-18 April, 2011, under the Auspices of HE The Rector of King Saud University in Marriott Riyadh.
Topic: chemical safety, workshops, chemical industry Audience: professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, tertiary education

Chemistry the Elixer of Life Ma. Cecilia Almeda   |   added on Jan 14, 2011    |    Philippines A campaign on the essence of understanding chemistry as an important step in living a better life. Encouraging young students from the elementary, secondary and tertiary levels to study chemistry by inviting them to attend exhibits and presentations and lectures. It is a campaign on career opportunities.
Topic: hands on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, chemical safety, household chemistry, consumer chemistry, chemistry career opportunities Audience: students, chemists, educators, general public, decision and policy makers, secondary school students, school children

Symposium "Juist biociden" - A seminar on the 'proper use' of biocides Peter Kugel   |   added on Jan 04, 2011    |    Belgium The Dutch Ministry for Infrastructure and the Environment, the Dutch Inistitute for Public health and the Environment (RIVM) and KUGEL LEGAL organise a seminar on the 'proper use' of biocides. The aim is to bring together all stakeholders and users and to create a long-term 'Knowledge Network on Biocides'
Topic: conferences, biocides, chemical industry, safe use, chemical safety, regulatory affairs, legal requirements Audience: professional chemists, industrial chemists, general public, decision makers, private and professional users, regulatory affairs managers, consumers

Chemical Laboratory Safety and Security Educational Materials for International Audiences Tina Masciangioli   |   added on Jun 25, 2010    |    United States These educational materials outline chemical laboratory management best practices, including enhanced safety and security in the use, storage, and disposal of hazardous chemicals. The materials include a reference book, instructors guide, laboratory signs, and more. Will be available in Arabic, English, French, and Indonesian.
Topic: chemistry, references, educational materials, chemical safety, chemical security Audience: tertiary education, professional chemists, students, decision makers, professors