This huge and dynamic industry is the second biggest sector in the Scottish economy and provides employment for thousands. It’s fundamental to modern life and provides everything from crop protection to healthcare products and even electronics.Find out more
An industry this huge has a wealth expertise and knowledge; CSS and our partners can provide a huge range of support and guidance for Scottish Chemicals companies large and small. Our Business Support section tells you more, and provides links to many of the resources and people available.Find out more
This is a hugely exciting industry that’s growing all the time. Its sheer and scope provides fantastic career opportunities, and many organisations offer support and guidance to those teaching Chemistry at all levels. You can find out more about resources, studying or careers in the chemicals sector.Find out more
Ingenza is one of the notable successes of the Scottish science world and a leading company in the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC), whose CEO Roger Kilburn describes them as having a “fantastic” client list.
Last week marked the 180th birthday of Edinburgh born Alexander Crum Brown (1838–1922), the man who illustrated the chemical bond.Read more
UK businesses can propose which of the main challenges faced by UK industry should be addressed by the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.
One of Heriot-Watt’s most celebrated academics was invited to attend Buckingham Palace for a reception with the Queen, this week.Read more
An overview of the implications of the Joint Report on progress during the first Brexit phase for the UK’s relationship with Horizon 2020.Read more
Dr Siobhán Jordan, director at Interface, explains the benefits of linking businesses to world-class chemical sciences research.Read more
A strong chemical manufacturing sector is at the heart of every successful economy.Read more
The National Formulation Centre is set to open on Thursday March 15th, and individuals from across industry and academia are invited to attend the opening event on the day.Read more
Following great success last year, a second cohort of future leaders have begun the 2018 Leadership Masterclass programme for Life and Chemical Sciences, with day one providing the chance to challenge parliamentarians and to see inside the magnificent debating chamber at the Scottish Parliament in Holyrood Edinburgh.Read more
Scotmas Group has become the first company in the Scottish Borders to secure funding from a new business loan scheme, with help from Business Gateway Scottish Borders.
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