ACS Rio Grande Valley Local Section

About Us

The Rio Grande Valley Local Section of the American Chemical Society spans a vast and sparsely populated area of southern New Mexico and west Texas.  Our goal is to support and promote three main aspects of chemistry in our region: education, industry and research.

About the American Chemical Society

The American Chemical Society (ACS) is the world’s largest scientific society and one of the world’s leading sources of authoritative scientific information. A nonprofit organization, chartered by Congress, ACS is at the forefront of the evolving worldwide chemical enterprise and the premier professional home for chemists, chemical engineers and related professions around the globe.