Chemistry in the News

Whether you’re presenting before an audience of related professionals, writing a letter to the editor, performing a demonstration before a group of children, or simply making casual conversation at a neighborhood barbeque, the following resources can help you make chemistry relevant to your audience. They offer background information and current issues that concern chemistry to help you better understand and communicate to non-scientists.

ACS News Resources

  • ACS Press Room – Review news releases about current research and issues, find press resources, and download ACS podcasts for all ages.
  • ACS Publications – The ACS Publications Division provides the worldwide scientific community with a comprehensive collection of the most cited peer-reviewed journals in the chemical and related sciences.
  • Global Challenges / Chemistry Solutions Report – Chemistry is responding to the world’s most wide-reaching issues, including water resources, greenhouse gas emissions, national security and more.

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