The Chemical Engineer

The Chemical Engineer is sent free to all members (either hard copy or electronically) and is the leading monthly magazine for the international chemical engineering community, containing the latest news, in-depth features and current job vacancies.


IChemE publish a number of journals, some of which are the official titles of the European Federation of Chemical Engineering. Members benefit from free online access and also receive significant discounts on print subscriptions.  

A complete online journals archive from 1923-1996 is available to members free of charge. Search over 4000 articles by keyword, author or issue and print off full text.

Loss Prevention Bulletin (lpb)

Loss Prevention Bulletin is a major source of industrial case studies and practical articles is now in its 30th year and is available to members at substantially reduced prices. Building into an excellent source of reference material, LPB covers a wide range of incidents and accidents that the whole of industry can learn from. Members benefit from a saving of up to £250.00.


As a member of IChemE you can benefit from up to 15% discount off IChemE books and titles from other leading publishers. Promoting best practice, our range includes the successful BP Process Safety Series, Engineering Essentials practical guidelines and key texts from safety expert Trevor Kletz.

Expert Alumni

Retired IChemE members seeking consultancy work can now register with Expert Alumni, a professional match-making service that brings experts together with industry.

Expert Alumni pairs clients across a range of sectors with specialists for paid-for projects. Targeted at semi-retired or retired professionals, IChemE members can have their expertise details made available to companies seeking support.

This support can include an immediate request for a short-term task, plugging a skills gap, a request to build a team for a short-term task, becoming a mentor, or as a coach for a team of similarly-skilled executives. Register using code ICHEME-REF >>

Member Groups

IChemE offers members a regional network of support through its international network of Member groups. Member groups run their own programme of activity to meet local needs, including technical skills, site visits and social events. They also provide support to chemical engineers looking to achieve Chartered Chemical Engineer status, through 'Get Chartered' talks and help in finding a mentor.

Special Interest Groups

IChemE’s technical networking communities aim to promote and advance their individual areas of chemical and process engineering, and support the professional development of members. All IChemE members can join one Special Interest Group free of charge, as part of their membership package. Activities include seminars, online presentations, newsletters and site visits.


IChemE's conference portfolio attracts both national and international delegates. Our conferences enable participants to meet and network within their own areas of expertise.


IChemE's courses programme features a wide range of technical training courses in areas such as process safety, project management, and process automation. Our courses will help you to hone your existing skills and develop new ones, in order to keep up with changing practices, both in your job and chemical engineering as a whole. IChemE membership secures you at least 10% discount on most course fees.


As a member of IChemE you will gain free access to our subscription with Knovel >>

My IChemE

IChemE is a registered charity in England & Wales (214379), and a charity registered in Scotland (SC 039661).