We are a local section of the American Chemical Society located in the Capital District of New York State, which includes the cities of Albany, Schenectady, Troy, Rensselaer, and Saratoga Springs. Our organization promotes public awareness of chemistry by involvement in outreach programs in our community, and works with students to encourage an interest in the chemical sciences.
Eastern NY Section wins ChemLuminary Award "Best On-Going National Chemistry Week Event"
The 16th Annual ChemLuminary Awards celebration was held during the ACS National Meeting in San Francisco, CA, on August 12, 2014. Several local section members were in attendance to accept the award.