Press Releases Archive
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Kate Donahue, President of Hampford Research, Inc., and a member of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates’ Board of Governors testified today before a House Homeland Security subcommittee, stating that specialty chemical manufacturers need greater regulatory certainty of the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) through a long-term authorization.
WASHINGTON (Feb. 27, 2014) – This year’s Global Chemical Regulations Conference and Exhibition (GlobalChem) will take place March 3-5, at the Hilton Baltimore in Baltimore, MD.
WASHINGTON, DC - Kate Hampford Donahue, President of Hampford Research, Inc., will travel to Capitol Hill on Thursday, February 27, 2014, to testify before Congress on behalf of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) and offer a small business perspective on the reauthorization of the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Safety Standards (CFATS), specifically, H.R. 4007, the “CFATS Authorization and Accountability Act of 2014,” which SOCMA supports (release here).
(WASHINGTON, DC) -- The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) applauds the introduction of bipartisan legislation to authorize the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) for multiple years, providing more regulatory certainty for SOCMA members required to comply with them.
Washington, D.C. – Dr. Beth D. Bosley, President of Boron Specialties, delivered the following remarks on behalf of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates to the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and Economy at Tuesday’s hearing - Testing of Chemicals and Reporting and Retention of Information under TSCA Sections 4 and 8:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dr. Beth Bosley, President of Boron Specialties, will testify before Congress on Tuesday, February 4, on behalf of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) on reforms to Sections 4 and 8 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).
WASHINGTON, DC – Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) President and CEO Lawrence D. Sloan issued this statement today following President Obama’s State of the Union Address.
Washington, D.C. – The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) has announced J. Steel Hutchinson, President and CEO of GFS Chemicals, as its new Board of Governors Chairman. SOCMA is the leading U.S.-based trade association representing the batch, custom and specialty chemical industry.
Washington, DC – The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) today welcomes 12 new members, including manufacturers, distributors, suppliers and service providers for the specialty chemical industry, who are looking to SOCMA for training, advocacy and networking opportunities to improve and grow their businesses.
Washington, DC – The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) today welcomed bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation that, if passed by Congress, would allow trade agreements to bypass the amendment process, fast tracking them to the President’s desk for signature.
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