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.

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 Canada Awards

This event brings together key members of the chemical and industrial community to celebrate the achievements of both the SCI Canada Award Winners and Student Merit Award Winners in Toronto.


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 3 2023 of Chemistry & Industry (C&I) Magazine features include live vaccines may protect against a range of infections, novel technologies helping to improve the dyeing textiles process, crucial energy storage technologies and fixing fractures with bone regeneration, 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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