Chemistry taster session

Have you ever wondered about the carbon footprint of your smartphone? Or how much water it actually takes to make one small cup of coffee? Join our online session with Dr Jo Buckley, if you’re interested in learning about the crucial role that chemistry has to play in creating a sustainable world.

Chemistry taster day

Chemistry for a Sustainable Future

Chemistry has a crucial role to play in creating a sustainable world. Join Dr Jo Buckley (Education Coordinator for the Royal Society of Chemistry) in this online interactive session as she discusses the contributions chemists are making to society, with a particular focus on sustainability and green chemistry.

There will also be a chance for you to find out more about being a chemistry student at The University of Sheffield, and where a degree in chemistry can take you. You will hear from some of our current undergraduate and PhD students who will all be on hand to answer any questions you might have about studying chemistry at university.

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