12 ways to teach sustainability in chemistry

Add sustainability to your lessons with activities, ideas and curriculum-linked resources developed by teachers and based on the UN's sustainable development goals

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About this series

Our future depends on making sustainable development a reality. Now it’s easier to make it a part of your teaching.

Based on the UN’s sustainable development goals, Sustainability in chemistry brings together tips, ideas and curriculum-linked resources to help you weave sustainability into your lessons.

Enhance your students’ scientific skills and build their understanding of key topics in chemistry, while engaging with urgent issues shaping our world, from ocean acidification to food inequality.