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Responsible Distribution

Responsible Distribution is NACD’s mandatory, third-party verified environmental, health, safety & security program where members demonstrate their commitment to continuous performance improvement in every phase of chemical storage, handling, transportation, and disposal.

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Who We Are

Serving a critical industry and the customers it supplies and supports
Since 1971, NACD has united an international community of distributors and supply-chain partners who formulate, blend, re-package, warehouse, transport, and market chemical products for over 750,000 customers.

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NACD Signs onto Coalition Letter to Congress Urging TSCA Reform
NACD joined a coalition of 144 other industry associations in sending a letter to both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate encouraging lawmakers to support introduction and passage of bipartisan legislation to update the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).
On the Anniversary of the West Virginia Elk River Spill, Safety and Security Remain Top Priority
NACD issued the following statement on the anniversary of the chemical spill by Freedom Industries in West Virginia, which impacted the Elk River and surrounding communities in the Charleston area.
NACD Outlines 2015 U.S. State Advocacy Strategy
NACD unveiled its U.S. state advocacy initiatives for 2015, enabling the association to more effectively tackle the myriad challenges chemical distributors will face across the United States in the coming year.
NACD Applauds Senate EPW Committee Efforts on Chemical Facility Executive Order 13650
NACD issued the following statement lauding the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) for holding a joint hearing with the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions to examine the implementation of Executive Order 13650, “Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security.”
NACD Celebrates Congressional Approval of CFATS Legislation
NACD President Eric R. Byer praised the U.S. House of Representatives for passing legislation unanimously approved by the U.S. Senate that would reauthorize the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program.
NACD Welcomes Bipartisan Senate Passage of CFATS Legislation
NACD issued the following statement praising the U.S. Senate for passing H.R. 4007, the “Protecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2014,” and urging the U.S. House of Representatives to quickly approve the bill before the end of the 113th Congress.

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News From ICIS

January 27, 2015
Europe January ABS prices drop despite good demand levels
...Europe January ABS prices drop despite good demand levels. Matt Tudball. Focus article by Matt Tudball LONDON (ICIS)--Prices in the European...
January 27, 2015
Saudi Ma'aden provides construction update on $7bn phosphate plant
...Saudi Ma'aden provides construction update on $7bn phosphate plant. Richard Ewing. LONDON (ICIS)--Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma'aden) on Tuesday...
January 27, 2015
China sees drop in some petchem imports in Dec ’14 on weak demand
...China sees drop in some petchem imports in Dec ’14 on weak demand. Viola Pan. By Viola Pan SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s imports of some petrochemical...
January 26, 2015
Methanex begins methanol production at Louisiana plant
...Methanex begins methanol production at Louisiana plant. Bobbie Clark. HOUSTON (ICIS)--Canada-based methanol producer Methanex has started production...


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