Beyond Benign

Overview

Community Engagement

Community education has a critical role to play in building a sustainable future. Through hands-on activities showcasing green technological innovation community members gain firsthand knowledge of why creating safe, energy efficient, and less-toxic products and processes is beneficial to the economy, human health and the environment.

enrichment materials

Many of our community engagement activities and labs are based on lessons from our K-12 curriculum library. For educators looking to do hands-on green chemistry activities with talking points, guiding questions and hints for implementation click here. These materials are ideal for informal educators, after-school science clubs, ACS student chapters or home school audiences.

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upcoming events

Community Engagement

Design and Engineering Expo @ Bagnall Elementary School

January 31, 2019 @ 4:30 am - 7:30 pm

Beyond Benign Outreach Fellows will be leading green chemistry activities for elementary school stud...

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Community Engagement

High School Marine Science Symposium

March 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

High school students will learn from Beyond Benign Outreach Fellows about how green chemistry can he...

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Community Engagement

Girls Scouts STEM Conference

March 24, 2019

Girls Scouts will have the opportunity to create solar cells using the green chemistry principles! W...

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