Chemistry is all around you. Think about it...
Can we get sufficienly pure water? How can chemistry help create new alternatives
for scarce materials? How can we make best use of the petroleum still remaining?
What is wrong with the warning do not put chemicals in your mouth? Do the risks of
nuclear energy and radioactive emission outweigh their benefits? How can chemistry
help us establish and maintain good air quality? What chemistry is involved in our
bodies' structures and processes? What should be the role of the chemical industry
as a responsible social partner?
With ChemCom, you will soon discover chemistry's role in finding solutions to some
of the most challenging issues we face as a society.
ChemCom is aimed at the general public. This site describes the role chemistry
plays in everybody's life. The authors largely refrain from using formulas,
their main focus lies on arousing the reader's interest in the world around
him. Recommendation: Of interest for presentations done in intermediate and