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SciChem’s Goodies Social Media Giveaway Terms & Conditions – November 2022

The promoter is: SciChem, an Inivos company (Company No. 07183575) whose registered office is at 307 Euston Road, London, NW1 3AD.

The competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom aged 18 years or over except employees of SciChem and Inivos Ltd and their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation or judging of the competition.

There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.

By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

Route to entry for the competition is via our social media profiles:

No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.

The rules of the competition and how to enter are as follows for social media:

  1. Find the SciChem giveaway post on any of our profiles
  2. Follow us on that platform
  3. Like and share the post / Retweet the tweet
  4. You will be entered into the prize draw
  5. Giveaway runs from 18th November – 28th November inclusive

The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control.

Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.

The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.

The prize is as follows: one SciChem branded lunchbox, one SciChem coffee cup and 1 x SciChem ‘I Lv Science’ badge.

The prize is as stated, and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prize is not transferable.

Prizes are subject to availability, and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.

Winners will be chosen at random by software, from all entries received and verified by SciChem and/or its agents.

The winners will be announced on social media.

The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize is delivered.

The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.

The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material, as well as their entry. Any personal data relating to the winner, or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.

The winner’s name will be available 28 days after closing date by emailing the following address: wendy.ford@inivos.com.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Inivos Ltd and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with the following Privacy Policy found at https://www.scichem.com/privacy-policy

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SciChem’s Goodies Social Media Giveaway Terms & Conditions – October 2022

The promoter is: SciChem, an Inivos company (Company No. 07183575) whose registered office is at 307 Euston Road, London, NW1 3AD.

The competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom aged 18 years or over except employees of SciChem and Inivos Ltd and their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation or judging of the competition.

There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.

By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

Route to entry for the competition is via our social media profiles:

No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.

The rules of the competition and how to enter are as follows for social media:

  1. Find the SciChem giveaway post on any of our profiles
  2. Follow us on that platform
  3. Like and share the post / Retweet the tweet
  4. You will be entered into the prize draw
  5. Giveaway runs from 21st October – 30th October inclusive

The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control.

Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.

The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.

The prize is as follows: one SciChem branded lunchbox, one SciChem coffee cup and 1 x SciChem ‘I Lv Science’ badge.

The prize is as stated, and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prize is not transferable.

Prizes are subject to availability, and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.

Winners will be chosen at random by software, from all entries received and verified by SciChem and/or its agents.

The winners will be announced on social media.

The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize is delivered.

The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.

The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material, as well as their entry. Any personal data relating to the winner, or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.

The winner’s name will be available 28 days after closing date by emailing the following address: wendy.ford@inivos.com.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Inivos Ltd and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with the following Privacy Policy found at https://www.scichem.com/privacy-policy

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Recipe of the Week – Week 23: Drosophila

Continuing our new series of chemical recipes, we bring you week 23 – drosophila.

Remember that when preparing any of our recipes, you should:

  • Always wear appropriate PPE including eye protection and gloves.
  • Always add acid to water (never water to acid).
  • Use a fume cupboard.
  • Always carry out a risk assessment when using any chemicals.
  • Follow all recommended safety procedures and adhere to the label instructions, hazard warnings and local legislations.

Click here to view the PDF recipe card to either save to your local files or add it as a bookmark to your browser.

Scan the QR codes for classroom experiments to follow with your drosophila.

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Recipe of the Week – Week 22: Carbon Dioxide Solid

Continuing our new series of chemical recipes, we bring you week 22 – carbon dioxide solid (CO2).

Remember that when preparing any of our recipes, you should:

  • Always wear appropriate PPE including eye protection and gloves.
  • Always add acid to water (never water to acid).
  • Use a fume cupboard.
  • Always carry out a risk assessment when using any chemicals.
  • Follow all recommended safety procedures and adhere to the label instructions, hazard warnings and local legislations.

What is carbon dioxide solid?

The solid is very cold, it may cause skin burns. Thermal protective gloves such as wielding / leather gardening gloves should be worn if handling the solid.

Rubber gloves should not be worn and all jewellery on hands and wrists should be removed.

Caution: As the solid warms a gas is formed which is an asphyxiant, as it is denser than air, the gas masses at floor level.

It should not be stored or used in confined spaces.

Dry Ice is usually stored in cool boxes made of expanded polystyrene or a Dewar Flas. Other stoppered containers should not be used and the container of dry ice SHOULD NOT be stored in a fridge or freezer.

Students should not handle Dry Ice and should be 3 metres away from a demonstration.

Click here to view the PDF recipe card to either save to your local files or add it as a bookmark to your browser.

Scan the QR codes for classroom experiments to follow with your carbon dioxide solid.

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Continuing to provide scientific supplies to schools and industry for over 65 years… and counting!

Following the buy-out by Inivos Scientific in 2021, SciChem has been working through a business transformation programme that will continue into 2023 and is set to achieve rapid delivery of products, world-class customer service and renowned customer experience.

An exciting part of this is the acquisition of a new state-of-the-art warehouse facility. A £3m investment has brought back full control of stock which will result in faster delivery times and up-to-date ordering and tracking.

The positive experience of our customers is paramount to this new chapter for SciChem and we hope to share many more good-news stories and initiatives over the coming months, beginning with this new printed education catalogue and refreshed website!

Warehouse Update

Our brand-new warehouse facility enables us to provide world-class customer service and strengthen our relationships with our supply partners.

This £3m investment will ensure the long-term success and efficiency of Inivos Scientific and our trading entities. Bringing fresh employment to the area, we are moving our warehouse operations into our own bespoke warehouse.

What does this mean for our customers?

  • Faster service
  • One central location for stock
  • Access to more stock
  • Quick response to customer queries

Where is this?

  • Northgate Park, Northgate Way, Terrington St Clements, Norfolk PE34 4LD

2022/23 SciChem Educational Catalogue

We are delighted to bring back our Education Catalogue to help with all your scientific supplies for this new 2022 academic year and beyond. We’re eager to help and assist with all aspects of your day-to-day teaching requirements and welcome any feedback to help improve and develop our services as we continue this next chapter in our history.

Whatever your budget, your need or your request, we’re here for you and we wish you all the very best for the year ahead… There’s plenty more to come from SciChem!

new catalogue

We’ve got 1000’s of products that are now even easier to order and track using a variety of new methods along with the more traditional:

We’ve created a new website to enable a fast and user-friendly experience, enabling you to view and search for any product or item, and view your order status and invoices.

  • Create your log-in at SciChem.com
  • View our whole range or search for a specific product
  • Buy now or save your basket for later
  • View your order status
  • View your statements and invoices for payment

Customer Portal

Following feedback from our customers, we’ve launched our advanced Customer Ordering Portal.

Multiple account levels put you in control of the products you buy, who can buy and the money you spend.

Integrated Systems

Make ordering even easier by integrating our catalogue into your procurement system.

Used in many industries around the world, we’ve worked hard to bring you this advanced ordering technology.

Get In Touch

It’s been a busy few months at SciChem as we’ve built up our new team to help assist with customer needs and provide solutions. As you’ll see, we have a number of new faces joining our sales and customer services team and some faces that you‘ll still remember. Our friendly and dedicated UK-wide team are on-hand to help with all your customer queries.

Explore our new website and give our team a call today on 01902 402 402

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Recipe of the Week – Week 19: Silver Nitrate

Continuing our new series of chemical recipes, we bring you week 19 – silver nitrate (AgNO3).

Remember that when preparing any of our recipes, you should:

  • Always wear appropriate PPE including eye protection and gloves.
  • Always add acid to water (never water to acid).
  • Use a fume cupboard.
  • Always carry out a risk assessment when using any chemicals.
  • Follow all recommended safety procedures and adhere to the label instructions, hazard warnings and local legislations.

What is silver nitrate?

Silver Nitrate is an inorganic chemical with antiseptic activity. Silver nitrate can potentially be used as a cauterizing or sclerosing agent. NCI Thesaurus (NCIt) Silver nitrate is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula AgNO3. In its solid form, silver nitrate is coordinated in a trigonal planar arrangement.

Click here to view the PDF recipe card to either save to your local files or add it as a bookmark to your browser.

Scan the QR codes for classroom experiments to follow with your safe and prepared silver nitrate.

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SciChem’s DataLogging Survey Giveaway Terms & Conditions 2022

The promoter is: SciChem, an Inivos company (Company No. 07183575) whose registered office is at 307 Euston Road, London, NW1 3AD.

The competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom aged 18 years or over except employees of SciChem and Inivos Scientific Group and their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation or judging of the competition.

There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.

By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

 

Route to entry for the competition is via our datalogging survey:

https://forms.office.com/r/eHD7i07YFV

 

No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.

The rules of the competition and how to enter are as follows:

  1. Complete the survey
  2. You will be entered into the prize draw
  3. Giveaway runs from 31st August – 19th September inclusive

 

The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control.

Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.

The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.

 

The prize is as follows: one £20 voucher to spend either at SciChem, Amazon or Costa Coffee.

The prize is as stated, and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prize is not transferable.

Prizes are subject to availability, and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.

Winners will be chosen at random by software, from all entries received and verified by SciChem and/or its agents.

 

The winners will be announced on social media.

The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize is delivered.

The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.

The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material, as well as their entry. Any personal data relating to the winner, or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.

The winner’s name will be available 28 days after closing date by emailing the following address: wendy.ford@inivos.com.

 

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Inivos Ltd and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with the following Privacy Policy found at https://www.scichem.com/privacy-policy

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Recipe of the Week – Week 16: Sodium Sulphate

sodium sulphate

Continuing our new series of chemical recipes, we bring you week 16 – sodium sulphate (Na2SO4)

Remember that when preparing any of our recipes, you should:

  • Always wear appropriate PPE including eye protection and gloves.
  • Always add acid to water (never water to acid).
  • Use a fume cupboard.
  • Always carry out a risk assessment when using any chemicals.
  • Follow all recommended safety procedures and adhere to the label instructions, hazard warnings and local legislations.

What is sodium sulphate?

Sodium Sulphate (also known as sodium sulfate or sulfate of soda) is used as a reducing agent, as a preservative for Sodium Thiosulphate solutions, and for bleaching.

Click here to view the PDF recipe card to either save to your local files or add it as a bookmark to your browser.

Scan the QR codes for classroom experiments to follow with your safe and prepared sodium sulphate.

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Recipe of the Week – Week 14: Nitric Acid

Continuing our new series of chemical recipes, we bring you week 14 – nitric acid (HNO₃).

Remember that when preparing any of our recipes, you should:

  • Always wear appropriate PPE including eye protection and gloves.
  • Always add acid to water (never water to acid).
  • Use a full functional fume cupboard.
  • Always carry out a risk assessment when using any chemicals.
  • Follow all recommended safety procedures and adhere to the label instructions, hazard warnings and local legislations.

What is nitric acid?

Nitric Acid is a corrosive liquid inorganic acid that is toxic. Nitric acid is colourless when pure but has a yellowish appearance when it is old due to the collection of nitrogen oxides. It is used especially as an oxidizing agent, in nitrations, and in making organic compounds (such as fertilizers, explosives, and dyes. It ionizes readily in solution, forming a good conductor of electricity. It reacts with metals, oxides, and hydroxides, forming nitrate salts.

Click here to view the PDF recipe card to either save to your local files or add it as a bookmark to your browser.

Scan the QR codes for classroom experiments to follow with your safe and prepared nitric acid.