National Chemistry Week 2015

National Chemistry Week 2015 logo - avi mole with rainbow test-tube
Sunday, October 18, 2015 to Saturday, October 24, 2015
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the National Chemistry Week 2015 theme is:

Chemistry Colors Our World:  the chemistry of food colors and fireworks, rainbows, natural dyes and pigments, and more

National Chemistry Week is a community based program of the American Chemical Society (ACS). This annual event unites ACS local sections, businesses, schools, and individuals in communicating the importance of chemistry to our quality of life.

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National Chemistry Week Mission

The mission of National Chemistry Week is to reach the public, particularly elementary and secondary school children, with positive messages about chemistry to:

  • Make a positive change in the public's impression of chemistry;
  • Promote a mechanism for effectively mobilizing ACS local sections; and
  • Motivate the ACS membership through local section activities.