International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC)

The Danish Chemical Society appoints two members to The Danish National Committee for Chemistry, a body of The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, which is the National Adhering Organisation that links Denmark to IUPAC.

IUPAC serves to advance the worldwide aspects of the chemical sciences and to contribute to the application of chemistry in the service of Mankind. As a scientific, international, non-governmental and objective body, IUPAC can address many global issues involving the chemical sciences. IUPAC is an association of bodies, National Adhering Organisations, which represent the chemists of different member countries.