Toledo Local Section ACS (since 1917)

TOLEDO Section of ACS (since 1917)


The Toledo Local Section of ACS (L219, which includes the NW OHIO counties of Fulton, Henry, Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Wood; plus Lenawee County in SW Michigan) has been in existence since 1917

 This Toledo Local ACS Section WebSITE will help you to learn more about us, our members, our programs and outreach efforts; plus link you to the Toledo Section of ACS Facebook page, the ACS Network group for Toledo Local Section, and connect with us via our email accountWe welcome you.

The Toledo Section is actively involved in contributing to the public's understanding of chemistry in our community. You are invited to check out and attend our programs and events, which are open to the public. Find them under year indicated tabs.  

Check our Awards & Recognition tab 

See our plans for National Chemistry Week Outreach.

We have an active FACEBOOK Page open to the public for viewing 


website last updated Jan 19, 2018

Toledo Section CHEM-TENNIAL was 2017

Link to  2017 Our CHEM-TENNIAL, Section Events


PLATINUM: Perstorp Polyols, Inc.


GOLD:      Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Toledo 

SILVER:    University of Toledo, School of Green Chemistry and Engineering

  Department of Medicinal and Biological Chemistry in the College of Pharmacy

                          at the University of Toledo

Department of Chemistry, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 


 CHEM-TENNIAL BANQUET with key note guest speaker Dr. Tom Connelly, Jr.,  Executive Director and CEO of the American Chemical Society was held on Saturday, November 11, 2017,  from 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm at the Radisson Hotel (at UT). A wonderful time was had by all.  In addition, ACS District 2 Director Dr. Christine Boudurow also was a special guest. Please see photos.

Toledo ACS to host 2018 ACS Central Regional Meeting

News Update Jan 19, 2018:  Venue has not been confirmed; stay tuned

BREAKING NEWS!  Posted on July 15, 2015

Toledo Section of the American Chemical Society (since 1917) is pleased to announce we will be hosting the 2018 ACS Central Regional Meeting on June 13 - June 16, 2018, at the Toledo Seagate Convention Center.

Theme and logo are being finalized and will be shared as soon as possible.

Section member volunteers are needed to help catalyze this chemical endeavor in order to reach its full potential and outstanding yield!

If interested in volunteering, please send an email to   or click on ContactUs tab on left     and a member of the Toledo 2018 CERM planning committee will be in touch.

 CERM 2018 General Chair:  Jim Zubricky

Upcoming Events

Sunday Oct 22 - Saturday Oct 28
Saturday, Nov 11 at 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday Nov 17 - Sunday Nov 19
Saturday, Dec 2 at 10:00 AM - Sunday, Dec 17 8:00 PM