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8 Years of #ACCAugust!

With Congress now in its last week of session until mid-September, ACC’s Political Mobilization Department is making final preparations for our annual #ACCAugust push!

This August recess, our team will be working with member companies to host elected officials to highlight the vital role the chemical industry plays in their respective communities, and engage in meaningful dialogue on priority issues for the business of chemistry.

In the past 7 years, we’ve brought some of the most prominent political leaders of both parties out into their home states to meet with companies and learn about the business that touches 96% of all manufactured goods - chemistry.

With the critical role the business of chemistry is playing in advancing medicine and creating a greener planet, it’s more important than ever for Congress to hear from the 529,000 Americans working to keep the U.S. competitive in the global economy.

How Can You Follow Along During #ACCAugust 8.0?

Help us give chemistry a voice in Washington during #ACCAugust!

Follow us on Twitter at @AmChemMatters and Facebook @AmericanChemistry. Retweet our stories or share your own using hashtags #ChemistryMatters and #ACCAugust22!

You can also see a full list of events we’ve already done at chemistrymatters.com/plant-tours.

American Chemistry Council

The American Chemistry Council’s mission is to advocate for the people, policy, and products of chemistry that make the United States the global leader in innovation and manufacturing. To achieve this, we: Champion science-based policy solutions across all levels of government; Drive continuous performance improvement to protect employees and communities through Responsible Care®; Foster the development of sustainability practices throughout ACC member companies; and Communicate authentically with communities about challenges and solutions for a safer, healthier and more sustainable way of life. Our vision is a world made better by chemistry, where people live happier, healthier, and more prosperous lives, safely and sustainably—for generations to come.

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