Take part in the wonderful world of chemistry. The RSC engages with the public in many different ways: at science festivals, our own public events and lectures series, and national competitions that capture the imagination with creative chemistry
Find out about the role of the chemical sciences in the UK growth agenda and get involved in our campaign.
Join the Community
Become a member of this highly interactive online community. You will be required to register but do not have to be a member of the RSC
Find out about The Mpemba Effect competition
Join the latest experts in The Chemistry Centre in a variety of exciting and understandable events for the public.
As part of the RSC's 175th anniversary celebrations, we will be recognising 175 diverse chemical scientists, as nominated by the community
A website for entertainment and inspiration with chemistry, run by the RSC
Discover a wealth of periodic table resources from the RSC, periodic table videos, news, games and podcasts
RSC's official awards to historical sites in recognition of significant chemical discoveries or research
RSC booklet illustrating how chemical science is all around our community improving our quality of life
A visual exploration of key events in the history of science with particular emphasis on chemistry
Hire Visual Elements and SENSE-ational!
Why are the chemical sciences important? What are the chemical sciences, and why do we campaign to promote them?
Presenters - Over 16s and Adults
RSC list of recommended presenters suitable for over 16s and adults
Presenters - Primary and/or Pre Sixth Form
RSC list of recommended presenters suitable for Primary and/or Pre Sixth Form
PDF files require Adobe Acrobat Reader