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ACS awards in industry celebrate innovations of industrial chemists and engineers, as well as efforts by chemists in industry to promote and encourage work in this field. Awards are given to individuals and teams whose creative innovations contribute to the commercial success of their company and to the good of the community and society. Explore ACS industry awards and learn how to apply or submit a nomination.
Heroes of Chemistry
Recognizing talented industrial chemical scientists whose work has led to the development of successful commercialized products ingrained with chemistry for the benefit of humankind.
ACS Award for Creative Invention
Recognizing a single inventor for the successful application of chemistry research and/or chemical engineering that contributes to the happiness of people.
ACS Award for Team Innovation
Recognizing a multidisciplinary team for successfully moving an innovative idea to a commercially-used product in the chemical and allied industries.
ACS Award in Industrial Chemistry
Recognizing contributions to industrial chemical research, such as any field of chemical engineering, pharmaceutical, or biochemical research.
E. V. Murphree Award in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry
Stimulating fundamental research in industrial and engineering chemistry, the development of chemical engineering principles, and its application.