About Us

The Royal Society of Chemistry is the world's leading chemistry community, advancing excellence in the chemical sciences. With 49,000 members and a knowledge business that spans the globe, we are the UK's professional body for chemical scientists; a not-for-profit organisation with 170 years of history and an international vision for the future. We promote, support and celebrate chemistry. We work to shape the future of the chemical sciences - for the benefit of science and humanity.

About Us


Help make a difference

Teaching resources

Supporting us

Help to continue to expand and support the advancement of the chemical sciences globally


Getting in touch with us

Thomas Graham House, Cambridge

Contacts and Locations

Contacts details for each department and the addresses of our offices


Our partners

RSC and Pfizer Partnership

Strategic Partnerships

Through our global partnerships, we advance excellence, support innovation and shape the future of the chemical sciences