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 Sustainability & Innovation Awards 2023

Representatives from some of the world’s most innovative and dynamic science businesses, as well as academics, entrepreneurs and politicians, convened at the Palace of Westminster in London on 10 May for the inaugural SCI Sustainability & Innovation Awards.

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. The meeting will take place at SCI's headquarters. This is an opportunity for all members to review the past year at SCI and look forward to the future of our Society.

A Celebration of Organic Chemistry

This event, jointly organised by SCI's Fine Chemicals Group and Sygnature, will celebrate the best of modern organic chemistry and will provide an overview of new methodologies and exciting applications in synthesis and beyond.


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

Building a waste-free world with seaweed

In December 2022 Prince William announced that a revolutionary new use for seaweed had won the globally recognised Earthshot Prize. In this June SCItalk, Notpla’s Tristan Kaye will explain the background to their entry and why the market is expanding globally to reflect seaweed’s versatility and multiple benefits.

Chemistry & Industry Magazine

Issue 5 2023 of Chemistry & Industry (C&I) Magazine features include a new era for Alzheimer's Disease, how viruses that attack bacterial could be a valuable weapon in drug resistant infections, the race to remove 'forever chemicals' from the environment and a new use for CBD, as well as other features, news, comments and articles.

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