International Year of Chemistry 2011

Chemical companies

IYC 2011.png2011 has been named International Year of Chemistry by the United Nations. The date coincides with the centenary of Marie Curie winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry.

A range of activities is being planned on a national and international basis to support the Year. It gives the industry a welcome chance to promote the positive nature of its activity.

Further information can be found at the website www.chemistry2011.org. And EPCA have also produced a charming video to highlight some of the chemical industry’s key benefits to society.

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