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2024 Spring Regulatory and Responsible Distribution Workshops

Registration for the Spring 2024 Regulatory and Responsible Distribution Workshops is now open! Agendas and session content are coming soon.

  • March 19, 2024 – Spring Regulatory Workshop
  • March 20-21, 2024 – Spring Responsible Distribution Workshop

Location: Sheraton – Pentagon City Hotel

Amplify Your Learning, Optimize Your Budget!
Join us for a Power-Packed Workshop Experience

You can spring into serious savings when you attend both the Regulatory and Responsible Distribution Workshop. Take advantage of two educational events in one convenient location! We look forward to hosting you in Arlington, Virginia.


ONLINE: Click here to register online.

HARD COPY: Click here to download a hard copy registration form.

Email completed forms to


Regulatory Workshop

Conducting Due Diligence - How the Chemical Industry Can Keep Up in an Evolving World

March 19, 2024 | 8:15 AM – 5:00 PM

As the world evolves, the chemical distribution industry faces growing responsibilities in due diligence exercises, responding to information requests, and protecting company operations from bad actors. ACD has assembled experts in key areas to discuss practical regulatory solutions, study best practices, analyze lessons learned, and review upcoming reporting obligations. Join us this March as we explore top-of-mind topics including PFAS, security, workplace safety enforcement, and TSCA.

Click here for more details and the agenda.

Thank you to our Regulatory Workshop sponsors: Brainerd Chemical Company, Inc., and Datacor!


Responsible Distribution Workshop

Responsible Distribution 2023 – A Comprehensive Framework, Commitment to Safety, and Continuous Improvement

March 20-21, 2024

Responsible Distribution provides a comprehensive framework that demands continuous improvement in every phase of chemical storage, handling, transportation, and disposal. Join ACD, industry experts, Responsible Distribution Advisers, and other Code Coordinators as we examine the first year of the Responsible Distribution 2023 program and deep dive into specific codes like sustainability and internal audits all to gain a better understanding of improving your company’s safety culture. Candidacy Class training sessions will be provided for those new to ACD and Responsible Distribution. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to connect with other code coordinators to explore best practices and share ideas to strengthen your company’s Responsible Distribution program.
(*session topics subject to change)

Click here for more details and the agenda.

Thank you to our Responsible Distribution Workshop sponsors: AIG/Axon, E21!


Hotel/Travel Information

Sheraton – Pentagon City Hotel
900 South Orme Street
Arlington, VA 22204

Room Rate: $215/night

Hotel Reservation Deadline: February 26, 2024

To reserve a room, book online or please call (703) 521-1900. Please be sure to mention ACD to receive the discounted rate.

NOTE: Be wary of travel agency scams: If anyone claiming to be associated with a travel agency and/or “convention housing” contacts you with an offer for booking a hotel room, do NOT provide them with your contact or payment information. This is a scam. ACD does not contract with such firms.





2024 Regulatory Workshop Sponsors

Brainerd     datacor      




2024 Responsible Distribution Workshop Sponsors













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