Kate Young

Kate Young


Kate Young has been CHEM Trust’s Brexit Campaigner since June 2018.  She previously worked as Head of Research for a political consultancy specialising in healthcare, conducting issue-led campaigning for a range of patient groups, charities and professional organisations. She has a degree in Biochemistry and experience in several multidisciplinary scientific research laboratories, and developed her German language skills whilst working as a coder for a start-up in Berlin.

Latest posts

How a US-UK trade deal threatens our protection from hazardous chemicals

11 November 2019

A central tenet of Brexit has long been the promise of free trade agreements for the UK outside the EU. Specifically, a US-UK trade deal is trumpeted as the single biggest economic benefit of Brexit, though the prospect alone has already sparked heated debate.