This week the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) Government Advocacy and Regulatory Affairs Committee sat down with policymakers and regulators in Washington to discuss some of the opportunities and challenges impacting chemical distributors.
Did you know Michigan is the 13th largest chemical-producing state in the United States? For Michigan’s chemical industry to grow, we need to develop our energy infrastructure. The Michigan Chemistry Council believes the Rover natural gas pipeline is the state’s best option to transport natural gas safely and efficiently.
Earlier this week, the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) launched a new economic impact tool. This tool illustrates the incredible contributions of the chemical industry to the U.S. economy and to American workers. The full report and analysis is available on the NACD website.
Chemical production grew in 2015 grew by 3.6%. And with it, chemical industry employment also grew. In fact, chemical industry employment has grown for three years in a row. Where will American Chemistry be in the years to come?
Earlier this week, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) and the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) released an Alternate Security Program (ASP) template and guidance document. This joint effort provides guidance for their member company facilities to comply with the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) regulatory program.
Yesterday, Eric R. Byer, President of the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) issued a statement on the Senate’s bipartisan passage of legislation that would reform the nearly 40-year-old Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA).
Are you curious about Michigan’s chemical industry? Has it changed over time? What about economics? The Michigan Chemistry Council has released their 2015 statistical report on Michigan’s chemical industry.