Columbus Section

of the American Chemical Society

October 10, 2017 Meeting Announcement

Challenges with and for Chemistry-Being prepared

Dr. Peter K. Dorhout

Kansas State University-Vice President for Research

American Chemical Society 2017 President-Elect

Chemical Abstracts Service

2540 Olentangy River Rd.

Columbus, Ohio 43202

September 19, 2017 Meeting Announcement

Ibraheem "Abe" Al-Tarawneh, Ph.D.

Superintendent, BWC Division of Safety & Hygiene

"Dealing with safety and chemical hazards in the workplace and leadership drivers for success" 

Mozart's Cafe

4784 N. High Street

Columbus, Ohio 43214

National Chemistry Week - October 22-28, 2017




One of the American Chemical Society's community outreach programs is National Chemistry Week, which is celebrated every year in October.



State Science Day - 2018 date TBD



Annually many members of the Columbus Section volunteer as judges for the State Science Day organized by the Ohio Academy of Science.


Chemists Celebrate Earth Day - April 22

ACS observes Earth Day with the Chemists Celebrate Earth Day (CCED) program. The ACS offers a suite of events, contests, and educational resources that can be used by members, chemical educators, and chemistry enthusiasts to illustrate the positive role that chemistry plays in the world.  Earth Day takes place on April 22nd.

Please visit the ACS Earth Day page to learn more about the Chemists Celebrate Earth Day Program (CCED).


Non American Chemical Society links are provided for information only and do not constitute an endorsement by the American Chemical Society.

Upcoming Events

October 28th, 2017 National Chemistry Week Celebration at the Columbus Metropolitan Library 10 am-4 pm
Theme: Chemistry Rocks!
Address: 96 S Grant Ave, Columbus, OH 43215.
More details about National Chemistry week

2017 Midwest Regional Meeting

10/18-10/20 at University of Kansas in Lawrence, KS
Program details and registration

Job Openings

Chemical/Biochemical engineer-Lemont, IL (posted 10/15/17)
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Sales Representative for GFS Chemicals-Columbus, OH (posted 7/7/17)
Customer Service positions also available
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Scientific Analyst (part-time and temporary)-Columbus, OH (posted 7/9/17)
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