The New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) represents some 800 members involved in the profession of chemistry. Members participate in the study, practice, teaching, promotion and management of chemistry.

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It’s official: We’re redefining the kilogram

On November 16, at a session of the 26th General Conference on Weights and Measures in Versailles, France, representatives of countries from around the world voted to enact a plan to redefine several units of measurement, including the kilogram. Read more from Science News.      … Read More

Congratulations to the NZIC prize winners!

The 2018 NZIC awards were voted on at the recent Council meeting. Continuing the trend from recent years there were many excellent nominees for all of the awards which suggests that chemistry in New Zealand is currently in a good state. However, this made the deliberations very difficult. This year the Shimadzu Prize for Industrial and… Read More

Production/QC Chemist

(Evolve Scientific Recruitment) Seeking a Production/QC Chemist for a position in Wellington, New Zealand.   About the company: The company is a well-known pharmaceutical company who is currently undergoing substantial growth. Located in Wellington New Zealand, this company manufactures diagnostic products for the New Zealand market. About the role :… Read More

It’s official: We’re redefining the kilogram

On November 16, at a session of the 26th General Conference on Weights and Measures in Versailles, France, representatives of countries from around the world voted to enact a plan to redefine several units of measurement, including the kilogram. Read more from Science News.      … Read More