The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) is an organization established in 1908 with the mission of distinguishing Chemical Engineering as a profession apart from Chemistry and Mechanical Engineering. It seeks to apply chemical engineering expertise to meeting societal needs. The Institute of Chemical Engineers of Puerto Rico (IIQPR by its Spanish acronym) was established in 1959. Its mission is to enhance the chemical engineering field in Puerto Rico by professionally developing its members.


Develop energetically driven problem solving engineers for tomorrow’s society needs, by giving our members the opportunity to acquire team work experience and develop their professional, scientific, social and leadership skills expected from any Chemical Engineer in the world.
This strategy provides our members the tools and the ability to expand and adapt their knowledge and skills into their chosen career path.

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