SCI ® : where science meets business


SCI® (Society of Chemical Industry) is a global network of innovators, formed in 1881 by prominent scientists, inventors and entrepreneurs, who went on to form the products, processes and companies that propelled society forward. SCI is the place where science meets business.

SCI's 142nd Annual General Meeting 2023

The Chairman of the Board of Trustees warmly invites you to attend the Society’s Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 5 July 2023. Register for the AGM

AGM Nominations are now open. The deadline for nominations is 09:00 (BST) on Friday 19 May 2023.

Croda's Dr Antonia Doncila to deliver SCItalk

On 31st May 2023, Dr Antonia Doncila, Group Sustainability Specialist at Croda, will talk about the Life Cycle Assessment tool they are embedding across the organisation.

Bright SCIdea Challenge 2023 Final

SCI’s flagship entrepreneurial competition, the Bright SCIdea Challenge, returned for its fifth final on Tuesday 21 March 2023, and it didn’t disappoint. Read about the pitches, the panel, the products...and the winners?


SCI, Unilever and 13 partners launch innovative net zero project to turn emissions into feedstocks.

SCI / RSC 22nd Medicinal Chemistry Symposium

Europe’s premier biennial Medicinal Chemistry event, focusing on first disclosures and new strategies in Medicinal Chemistry.

Chemistry & Industry Magazine

Issue 4 2023 of Chemistry & Industry (C&I) Magazine features include geothermal energy, using AI to detangle proteins, kickstarting hair follicles and sucking CO2 from air, as well as other features, news, comments and articles.

SCI' s free public talks

Human health, climate change, crop protection, and air quality are just some of the many challenges that the world is facing. If you are interested in finding out how chemistry is impacting on these pressing issues, and more, then our free SCItalks are for you.

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