About the New York Section
Section Officers & Committee Chairs
Section & Membership Info

2017 Chair

Dr. JaimeLee I. Rizzo
Pace University
Department of Chemistry and Physical Sciences
New York, NY, 10038
Phone: 212-346-1761

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American Chemical Society
New York Section, Inc.
Department of Chemistry
St. John's University
8000 Utopia Parkway
Jamaica, NY 11439
Phone 516-883-7510
Fax 516-883-4003

Office Administrator

"Chemistry Helps Feed the World"
2017 Earth Day Events
Sunday April 23, 2017

Earth Day Parade over the world-famous Brooklyn Bridge!

The New York Local Section of the American Chemical Society celebrated Earth Day 2017 with a Parade over the iconic Brooklyn Bridge preceded by a lecture on green chemistry by Prof. Rita Upmacis (Pace University) entitled "Achieving Global Sustainability: Green Chemistry Needs you!". Over 175 participants received Earth Day gifts and snacks, as shown in the slide show below.