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Driving Safety & Sustainability

For more than a century, chemistry has enabled solutions to some of the world’s most daunting sustainability challenges.

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ACC Sustainability Principles

ACC’s Sustainability Principles outline ACC members’ commitment to promote the safe use of chemicals, address environmental impacts of products and operations, go beyond regulatory requirements through Responsible Care, and collaborate with others to fulfill our sustainability commitments.

Decrease in distribution incidents by Responsible Care companies from 2017-2021
Better worker safety rate from Responsible Care companies than the U.S. manufacturing sector as a whole
Reduction in recordable injury and illness rates since 2010

FOSSI by the Numbers

raised by over 70 corporate sponsors.
scholarships funded through 2025.
scholarships awarded in the first three FOSSI classes.