To promote excellence among the experts the world depends on to safely and reliably process, formulate, repackage, warehouse, transport, and market the high-quality chemical products essential to our daily lives.
To support and champion members of the chemical industry through education, connections, standards, and advocacy.
The chemical distribution industry employs approximately 20,000 people directly and more than 75,000 people indirectly with an average wage of more than $82,000. Companies engaging in chemical distribution have a total direct economic impact of more than $27 billion.
Chemical distribution companies formulate, blend, repackage, warehouse, transport, and market the chemical products produced by large-quantity manufacturers to 750,000 end users in nearly every industry sector, including:
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The Alliance for Chemical Distribution (ACD) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community where there are equal opportunities for all. Our commitment to this work is central to our mission of enhancing the professionalism and stewardship of the chemical distribution industry. We know that fostering an equitable and empowered community is the best way to move our industry forward. ACD does not discriminate or tolerate any actual or perceived discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic. Our organization is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities, and general treatment during employment.
ACD's professional conduct and harassment policy can be found here.
ACD's antitrust guidelines can be found here.
Learn more about how ACD supports DEIA in the Chemical Distribution Industry.