2017 Chem Demo Exchange Registration Form

Chapter information

Student information

Demonstration information

Select which of the following you will require. (Select all that apply.)

Chem Demo criteria & requirements

The Society Committee on Education (SOCED) Undergraduate Programs Advisory Board has established a set of guidelines to ensure a safe event.  Only activities meeting the following criteria will be allowed.

•  Only HOUSEHOLD CHEMICALS may be used

•  No toxic materials, including household products, may be used

•  No open flames may be used

•  No toxic fumes or gases may be generated

•  No liquid nitrogen or dry ice may be used

•  No tasting or encouraging others to taste items

•  No demonstrations or activities that put the human body in danger

•  Safety goggles and gloves must be worn by each participants and volunteers from the audience for all tactile demonstrations

•  Electrical apparatus (such as heat plates and stir plates) must be in good working order

Faculty advisors are asked to ensure that all demonstrations follows the Safety Guidelines set by the Division of Chemical Education.
Note: Please have enough handouts that describe your procedures and activities available for attendees.
***ACS Student Chapters that do not follow the safety guidelines will not be permitted to conduct their demonstration or activities. GOGGLES MUST BE PROVIDED FOR YOUR CHAPTER AND VIEWERS (bring at least 12 extra pairs of safety glasses).

Does your demonstration meet SOCED's criteria? *

To reserve your station, please submit this completed registration form with your activity(ies) by WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2017!
Please contact the ACS Undergraduate Programs Office (undergrad@acs.org); 1-800-227-5558 X4480 or 202-872-4480 with any questions.