The Division of Polymer Chemistry, Inc. is a division of the American Chemical Society, commonly referred to as POLY. Our diverse members are scientists and engineers from academia, industry, and government, as well as fans and supporters of polymers. Click here for more information on membership.
Mission: Advance the broader polymer enterprise and its practitioners to meet the global challenges of today and the future.
Vision: Be the premier professional organization promoting polymer science and its value to society.
- Grow a robust, diverse, and engaged global organization that encompasses the broader polymer enterprise.
- Provide a portfolio of resources to educate and empower our members to thrive in the polymer enterprise.
- Effectively communicate the importance and activities of the polymer community to our members, polymer practitioners, and the public at large.
The Mission Statement, Vision Statement, and Divisional Goals were developed during a 2018 strategic planning session.
Strategic Planning reports: