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Selfie Competition at IUPAC Macro 2024

We are hosting a competition on social media as part of IUPAC Macro 2024. To get involved, simply take a selfie with one of our editors and post it to your preferred social media platform using #RSCAppliedPolymersSelfie. You can make one entry per editor and the prizes for best selfies will include an exclusive Ocean Bottle Brew Flask. These are made from 90% recycled stainless steel and every Brew funds the collection of 1000 ocean bound plastic bottles! 

Competition Terms and Conditions 

  1. Eligible posts must include the hashtag #RSCAppliedPolymersSelfie  
  2. One winner will be selected at random by each RSC Applied Polymers editor from all selfie image entries shared to social media by 23.59 BST on 3rd July 2024 
  3. Social media channels to include X, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram 
  4. Winners will be notified via their original social media post by 10:00 BST on 4th July with information about how to claim their prize 
  5. Unsuccessful entrants may not be notified 
  6. Only one entry per individual, per editor. Up to four entries in total 
  7. No cash prize alternatives are available 
  8. The name and image of entrants and winners may be used in RSC marketing activities 
  9. Employees of the RSC will not be eligible to enter this competition 
  10. The Royal Society of Chemistry will store any personal data you supply on its electronic records in order to contact you further about this competition and it will NOT be passed on to third parties. 

Get involved and follow RSC Applied Polymers on X (@RSCApplied) and LinkedIn 

Welcome to our Advisory Board!

Introducing our inaugural Advisory Board for RSC Applied Polymers

We are delighted to introduce the inaugural Advisory Board for RSC Applied Polymers! Please welcome 59 internationally renowned researchers working across all applications of natural and synthetic polymers.

This Word Cloud represents keywords from the top 500 articles published by our Advisory Board members in the last 5 years, and it is a great visual demonstration of the scope of the journal.

Representing a range of career stages, subject expertise, we are grateful to welcome Advisory Board members from across 17 countries across the globe. They include both established and emerging leaders with impactful work addressing the application of polymers to address societal challenges. We look forward to their help informing the journal’s future activities.

The full list of who is on board can be found on the journal webpage here.



Read some of their articles published in RSC Applied Polymers here.


RSC Applied Polymers offers you an impactful platform for research focussing on the application of polymers, both natural and synthetic.

Read the first issues online here a find out more by visiting our webpage or contacting our Editorial Office by email. Make sure you never miss an update – sign up for our e-alerts and follow us on X and LinkedIn.