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Sustainability Leader Summit

On Friday, September 27, as part of Climate Week NYC, the ACS Green Chemistry Institute® and Change Chemistry will host the inaugural Sustainability Leader Summit. Amidst the broad and multi-disciplinary climate discussions scheduled to take place, it is crucial to acknowledge the significant role chemistry plays in accelerating climate action, particularly through scalable, innovative green, and sustainable chemistry technologies.

The Elsevier Foundation Chemistry for Climate Action Challenge

The Chemistry for Climate Action Challenge is one of the Elsevier Foundation’s flagship partnerships. Together with Elsevier’s Chemistry journals, the Elsevier Foundation provides funding of 25,000 euros for 2 winning projects per year, implementing green & sustainable chemistry solutions in the Global South – advancing both Climate Action (SDG 13) and Gender Equity (SDG 5). 

Climate Week NYC

Climate Week NYC is the largest annual climate event of its kind, bringing together over 600 events and activities across the City of New York – in person, hybrid and online. Each year, business leaders, political change makers, local decision takers and civil society representatives of all ages and backgrounds, from all over the world, gather to drive the transition, speed up progress, and champion change that is already happening.