ACS Spring 2021 online press conferences begin Monday, April 5

WASHINGTON, April 1, 2021 — Press conferences from the spring meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS) will be accessible live starting on Monday, April 5, at 10 a.m. EDT (7 a.m. PDT) from this link:

Anyone can view the press conferences, but to chat online, you must first sign in using a Google account.

Press conferences will take place Monday, April 5, through Friday, April 16, and viewers will be able to post questions for the speakers in real time online.

After the briefings, the press conference videos will be available online at the same URL:

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ACS Spring 2021 is being held online April 5-30. Live sessions will be hosted April 5-16, and on-demand and networking content will continue through April 30. The meeting features nearly 9,000 presentations on a wide range of science topics. Journalists and public information officers can apply for complimentary press registration by contacting

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