SCI: A World of Innovation


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.

COP26 - Countdown to Planet Zero

Combating climate change with chemistry - A youth perspective
Thursday 4 November 2021 - 17:00-18:00hrs (GMT)

SCI's forum allows scientists and inventors who are actively developing scientific solutions, to explain their work and the impact it will have on climate change and it provides an opportunity for the next generation to query and challenge these entrepreneurs.

Join us online, via YouTube. The link will be made available on the Wed 3 November 2021.

SCItalk - Media and the Chemical Industry

Join us in welcoming speaker Alok Jha, Science Correspondent for The Economist, when he discusses his tips on the best way to craft your media message and answering your questions.

NEW: Climate Change Solutions

SCI's new hub showcases our community's efforts working together to develop viable, sustainable solutions to address the climate crisis. Also learn more about our event at COP26.

Bright SCIdea Challenge 2022

Join the competition - Registrations for the Bright SCIdea Challenge 2022 are now open. If you are a student at university in the UK or abroad, register now. For more details, follow the link below.

Chemistry & Industry Magazine

Issue 10 2021 of Chemistry & Industry (C&I) Magazine features the changing face of farming, capturing and storing carbon, better manufacturing routes for concrete and the need to ramp up domestic battery manufacture 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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