PACS (Professional Analytical and Consulting Services, INC) have announced
several short courses and conferences. Call 800-367-2587 for information.
The following list pertains only to the one in St. Louis in JULY.
These same are also scheduled in August at Denver, September at Pittsburg,
October at Houston, November in San Jose and December at New Orleans.
The July dates for the short courses in St. Louis:
Infrared Spectral Interpretation, 28-30
Mass Spectral Interpretation, 28-30, 30-1
ICP-Mass Spectrometry, 30-31
Atomic Spectroscopy AA/GFAA/ICP , 21-22, 23-24
Chromatography: Thin Layer, 23; HPLC, 24-25; GC, 24-25, 28.
Quality Assurance of Chemical Measurements, 21-22
OSHA Lab Safety, 25
ISO-9000 & ISO-14000, 21-22
Quality Assurance of Environmental Measurements, 21-23
Environmental Data Validation, 23-24
Activated Carbon Adsorption, 28-29, 30
Chemical Manufactures Association have announced the thirteen exceptional
teachers of science, chemical technology, chemistry, and chemical engineering.
They will receive the 1997 the Association's 1997 Responsible Care Catalyst
Awards. Two of these awards are for teachers in KIMAT area: Alan D.
Redmond ofRoss N. Robinson Middle School, Kingsport, TN received $5,000
as one of seven National award winners, and Robert C. Byrne of Illinois
Valley Community College, Ogelsby, IL got $2,500 as one of two Regional
winners in the TWO-Year College catyegory. For more information , contact
Hope Bonito (703-741-5726)
Next High School Science Bowl sponsored by the Student Affiliates of
the American Chemical Society (SAACS) at the University of Tennessee at
Martin (UTM) will be held in conjunction with National Chemistry Week on
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1997. Information about the bowl
rules, results of 1996
and the 1995 competition
can be accessed by clicking here.
UTM SAACS Home Page can be accessed by clicking here.