many associations that further chemical development and keep
professionals on the 'cutting-edge'. It is also a good idea to be an
active member where you can meet other people in your area that have
Eugene is a
member of the following Associations/Societies/Forums:
Association of the Chemical Profession of
Alberta - If you wish to become a Professional Chemist, or would
like to understand more about professional chemistry, go to the website
by clicking on the link.
Society of Petroleum Engineers -
Membership in this society has many benefits when working in the
oilfield. Although the title mentions engineers, there are many
other professionals involved in petroleum production. The SPE has
an online Technical Interest Group (TIG) where professionals from around
the world can share information.
North American Corrosion Engineers -
This well known association has been around for quite a number of years.
There are many positive aspects of NACE, such as discussions with
professionals online, standards, and much much more.
Chemical Forums - This forum
is for professionals and students alike. When professionals
occasionally get stumped, this is where questions are posted and answers
are given. Similarly, students and aspiring chemists can actively
learn by reading all of the posts, or by actively participating in the