Welcome to the home page for the Illinois-Iowa Section of the American Chemical Society. The objectives of the Society are to encourage the advancement of chemistry, to support research in chemical science and industry, to enhance the qualifications and usefulness of chemists, to disseminate chemical knowledge, and to promote scientific interests and inquiry.
2015 Contest Theme: "Climate Science - More Than Just A Weather Report!"
As part of Chemists Celebrate Earth Day (CCED) activities, the American Chemical Society sponsored an illustrated poem contest for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. This years winners are:
Katin Rollins (K-2) Go Trees!!
Maddy Schulz (3-5) Greenhouse Gases
Nandini Reddy (6-8) Rainstorm
Samantha McCrudden (9-12) Changing Me