Driving Innovation, Creating Jobs and Enhancing Safety

American chemistry is helping to solve the biggest challenges facing our nation and world by driving innovations that enable a healthier, safer and more sustainable future; creating jobs that support families and communities; and enhancing safety, both through the products of chemistry, and by continuously working to provide chemicals that are safe for their intended uses.

ACC Announces New Principles to Enhance
Chemical Hazard and Risk Assessments

Common Sense Government Policies and Regulations

The innovations, jobs and safety enhancements made possible by American chemistry rely on common sense government policies and regulations.

The chemistry industry supports science-based policies that will drive the responsible creation of groundbreaking products that improve lives and our environment, sustain the economic vitality of communities and protect public health.

Learn more about policies that can help American chemistry continue innovating, creating jobs and enhancing safety:

Chemical Security

U.S. Senate Committee approves four-year authorization of the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) by passing an amended version of H.R. 4007. Learn More »

Chemical Assessment

ACC testifies at a Congressional hearing on NAS review of EPA's IRIS program. Learn More »

Energy Recovery

Study: municipal solid waste could contribute significant supply of alternative energy to U.S. businesses, communities. Learn More »


September 8, 2014
8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EDT
Charleston, WV

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The Chemical Safety Improvement Act is historic legislation to reform TSCA.

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