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Yesterday the Senate passed H.R. 2576, the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act. This act reforms the 40-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). Eric R. Byer, President of the National Association of Chemical Distributors, released a statement of thanks and support.more »
Earlier today the US Senate passed H.R. 2576, the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act. The bill is now headed to the desk of President Barack Obama for his signature. The American Chemistry Council (ACC) celebrates this overhaul of the 40-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). Click to read more on the history of the TSCA reform.more »
H.R. 2576 would reform the 40-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) and was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives last week. This bill now moves to the Senate for approval. NACD President, Eric R. Byer, released a statement of support and encouragement for this important work.more »
Last week members of the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) ascended on Capitol Hill for the 2016 Washington Fly-In. More than 90 NACD members met with numerous congressional offices and other officials. What did they discuss and why is it important to engage in conversation with our elected officials?more »
Last week, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) released its Global Chemical Production Regional Index (Global CPRI) for February 2016. This index measures the production volume of the business of chemistry for thirty-three key nations, regions, and sub-regions. Read their summary and review the 3-month moving averages.more »