Spread the Word

Use social media branding assets and other communication tools to contribute to a coordinated campaign and share the importance of chemistry in everyday life.

Need extra help finding your NCW Coordinator?

You can find your National Chemistry Week Coordinator in an ACS local section or International Chemical Sciences here.

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Contact international NCW Coordinator


National Chemistry Week 2021 "Fast or Slow" Logo

Design Toolkit

Download NCW-themed materials for use on social media, on flyers, and in general branding.

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Ways to talk about the campaign

Use these suggested posts on social media to talk about the campaign, its activities, and its resources.

#NCW        #NationalChemistryWeek         #ChemistryMakesItGo         #ChemistsCatalyzeChange

(Copy and paste this text into your social media posts.)

Join chemists across the world in celebrating #NationalChemistryWeek 2021 with the theme "Fast or Slow ... Chemistry Makes It Go!" from October 17–23. Explore the fast and slow world of reaction rates! #NCW #ChemistryMakesItGo #ChemistsCatalyzeChange www.acs.org/ncw

Want to engage local teachers and students in STEAM for #NationalChemistryWeek?! Contact your ACS local section coordinator today to get an illustrated poem contest started in your area! #NCW #ChemistryMakesItGo #ChemistsCatalyzeChange www.acs.org/ncw

Chemists are catalysts for positive scientific and social change in my commuinty because…(type in your answer)! #NCW #NationalChemistryWeek #ChemistryMakesItGo #ChemistsCatalyzeChange www.acs.org/ncw


Another idea to spread the word...
plan a networking happy hour!

Pick a bar, host trivia or a contest, and invite your friends and others to chat about chemistry.

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