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Renewed ACC OSHA Alliance Looks to Continue Building on Past Successes

Worker and workplace safety will always be of paramount importance to the American Chemistry Council (ACC). On Tuesday, September 15, we renewed our Alliance with the Occupational Safety and...

Economic Trends

Weekly Chemistry and Economic Trends (September 25, 2020)

This week’s economic reports were centered in housing and were positive, as a move from urban areas to suburban areas (and beyond) supports this important sector and, in turn, many chemistries. New claims for unemployment fell from the March highs...

The Chemical Industry: Part of the Climate Solution

This week, Climate Week NYC is hosting a virtual meeting to bring together businesses, government leaders and climate advocates in New York City and more than 20 countries around...

Economic Trends

Weekly Chemistry and Economic Trends (September 18, 2020)

This week’s economic reports were positive but definitely portray a slowing recovery. Retail sales slowed as did industrial activity, but the most recent regional surveys indicate that manufacturing continued to expand in September. Import prices...

Standing Down from Work to Stand Up for Worker Safety

As part of our commitment to safety, the Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI), the Diisocyanates Panel (DII), and the Aliphatic Diisocyanates Panel (ADI) have partnered with the Occupational...