Tampa Bay Local Section


The Tampa Bay Section of the American Chemical Society (section # 406) was established in 1994. We promote public awareness of chemistry by being involved in outreach programs in our community and work with students to encourage an interest in the chemical science arena.

Our membership is encompasses the Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Hernando, Manatee and Sarasota counties with 700+ members.

The American Chemical Society (ACS) is one of the largest professional organizations that represent the chemical industry. The ACS supports 160,000+ members globally, publishing its weekly C&EN magazine and up-to-date scientific journals. 

Upcoming Events/Announcements:

Be sure to refer to our newsletter or write to us for more information on the following upcoming events.


1.) Senior Chemist tour set up for Friday, June 22, 2018 at TestAmerica Tampa Laboratories, Inc. at 9:45 AM.  There will be a lunch get together after the tour at a restaurant close to the tour site.  The details are:

TestAmerica Tampa Laboratories, Inc.
Note:  5.4 miles from TPA International Airport

Meet at TestAmerica at 9:45 AM for a tour starting at 10 AM

After the tour, we will meet up for lunch at:

Great Eats Sandwich Company

2.) Meet and Greet: Meet up with us Wednesday, June 27, 6-8 pm at Miller's Ale House in Brandon for drinks Appetizers are on us!

3.) Executive Committee: The nominating committee is seeking candidates for the 2019 executive committee. Please contact tampabay.acs@gmail.com if you are interested.

Openings (for 2019 Ballot): Councilor (2019-2021), Alternate Councilor (2019-2021), Chair (2019-2020), Chair Elect (2019-2021), Secretary (2019), and Treasurer (2019). 








Save the Date - 5th Annual Oktoberfest Social
Save the Date - 5th Annual Oktoberfest Social
Save the Date - 5th Annual Oktoberfest Social
Save the Date - 5th Annual Oktoberfest Social