About Us

Chartered in 1968, the La Crosse-Winona section of the American Chemical Society covers a tri-state area of Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa.  With the the Mississippi River running through the local section territory, we are primarily rural with the towns of La Crosse, Winona and Decorah offering 5 colleges and universities and some chemical industry.  The La Crosse-Winona local section is a small local section with a total membership of about 100.

About the American Chemical Society

The American Chemical Society (ACS) is the world’s largest scientific society and one of the world’s leading sources of authoritative scientific information. A nonprofit organization, chartered by Congress, ACS is at the forefront of the evolving worldwide chemical enterprise and the premier professional home for chemists, chemical engineers and related professions around the globe.