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
The Science & Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is launching their Bridging for Innovators (B4I) programme to support UK industry to overcome product, manufacturing or process performance challenges.Read more
Edinburgh-based Ingenza, a leader in the application of industrial biotechnology and synthetic biology, is pleased to announce that it has become a stakeholder in Amprologix, a spin-out company from the University of Plymouth.Read more
Scotland’s national innovation centre for industrial biotechnology is to receive a new £11 million investment from the Scottish Government over the next five years. The funding will support the Scottish Government’s National Plan for Biotechnology by contributing 500 jobs to the 1,400 jobs the Plan aims to create.Read more
Energy giant Ineos is to invest £60m to expand its petrochemical complex at Grangemouth.Read more
A case study highlighting how Skills Development Scotland and Skills for Growth can help small to medium sized businesses.Read more
Skills for Growth is a free service to help small businesses in Scotland succeed.
Following the hugely successful Life and Chemical Sciences Leadership Master Class Programme of 2018, applications are now being taken for the 2019 programmeRead more
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