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The business of chemistry is an $565 billion enterprise and a key element of the nation's economy. Supporting more than 25 percent of the U.S. GDP, chemistry is one of the nation's largest manufacturing sectors, and the chemistry sector provides 544,000 skilled, good-paying jobs throughout the U.S. We enjoy healthier, safer, longer, and more convenient lives thanks in part to chemistry.


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