Voices in chemistry

Chemistry World and Notch Communications welcome you to our fifth special collection of content showcasing voices in chemistry. We bring together people from a variety of backgrounds that are driving innovation, challenging cultures, disrupting stereotypes and communicating science to inspire current and future generations.

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PerkinElmer's Ian Robertson beach sampling microplastics

Microplastics – A chance discovery leads to a research passion

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Tiny plastics are polluting our waterways, foods and drinks. To understand and combat this contaminant, we need to leverage technologies capable of detecting their presence and understanding their makeup

Nanoform team

Multidisciplinary science kick starts innovation

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Nanoform scientists discuss how their diverse personalities and scientific backgrounds foster innovation, helping them tackle problems from different angles, and design better processes

In case you missed them, check out our collections on detectives, innovators, sustainability and health technology

Bundle of dried cinnamon sticks

Cinnamaldehyde

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How did a tree bark from Sri Lanka become one of the essential flavours of the festive season?

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An image showing a James Bond-inspired poster

The name’s bond, chemical bond

By Kathryn Harkup

Kathryn Harkup explores the poisons – real and fictional – used in Bond films

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UKRI response to Black female academics on funding decisions called inadequate

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Pledge to improve understanding and monitoring of inequality comes a year after open letter was first published

A framed portrait of Evelyn Hickmans

The lifesaving work of Evelyn Hickmans

By Anne Green

Anne Green tells us how a female chemist almost single-handedly established paediatric clinical chemistry and led to a first in global health