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Life Sciences - Chemistry Aug 22
Life Sciences - Chemistry
ETH Zurich researchers have identified all the genes required by a bacterium to use methanol as a food source. The results will help scientists advance the use of this resource in the field of biotechnology.
Chemistry - Physics Aug 21
Chemistry - Physics

For the first time, ETH researchers have succeeded in applying a millennia-old method for making fabrics to create a completely organic nanoweave.

Life Sciences - Chemistry Aug 17
Life Sciences - Chemistry

Because of their high nitrogen content, spent coffee grounds are a popular garden fertilizer. Recycled in this manner, they already contribute to an environmentally friendly waste management.

Currently 30 jobs in field Chemistry.
Selected Jobs
Chemistry - 04.08
Sales Specialist VWR International GmbH, Dietikon
Chemistry - 18.07
Maître d’enseignement et de recherche in organic chemistry Université de Genève
Chemistry - 18.07
Leiter Forschung & Entwicklung (m|w) Mibelle Group
Life Sciences - 16.08
PhD position in Environmental Chemistry (Environmental Microbiology / Environmental Biochemistry) Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ
Medicine/Pharmacology - 15.08
Biomarker Experimental Medicine Leader (BEML) - Ophthalmology Roche, Basel
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Université de Genève
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Chemistry is one of Switzerland’s model industries. The excellent education and the high level of cooperation between the private sector, academic institutions, investors and authorities attracts researchers and companies from all over the world.

Web Portals in Chemistry

  • Swiss Portal to organic chemistry:Find everything about organic chemistry at organische-chemie.ch
  • The Organic Chemistry Portal offers an overview of recent topics, interesting reactions, and information on the most important chemicals.  
  • Find information about organic synthesis on the german webpage internetchemie (also in english).

Societies and Organisations

  • The Swiss Chemical Society represents chemistry in the broadest sense in Switzerland and in international organizations.
  • SGCI Chemie Pharma Schweiz is the umbrella organisation of the chemical and pharmaceutical industry across the whole of Switzerland. Its 180 member companies are active mainly in the research, development, production or sale of pharmaceutical specialities, vitamins, industrial speciality chemicals, plant protection products as well as aromas and fragrances.

Conferences and News

  • Find worldwide conferences, exhibitions and trade fairs about chemistry at Chemistry-Conference.
  • The online magazine Analytic News provides news and information for analytic laboratories.

2011: International Year of Chemistry

The International Year of Chemistry 2011 ( IYC 2011) was a worldwide celebration of the achievements of chemistry and its contributions to the well-being of humankind. It is an initiative of IUPAC , the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, and of UNESCO , the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization. It involves chemical societies, academies, and institutions worldwide, and relies on individual initiatives to organize local and regional activities. Switzerland’s labs were participating offering a range of interactive, entertaining, and educational activities for all ages.


 
 
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