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Jul 25, 2017, 09:07 ET Chemical Activity Barometer Notches Gain

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), ticked up 0.1 percent in July...


Jun 20, 2017, 09:07 ET Chemical Activity Barometer Remains Steady

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), was flat in June...


Jun 14, 2017, 17:28 ET ACC Calls For Investigation Into IARC Officials: Critical Scientific Data On Glyphosate Withheld And Remains Unpublished

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) issued the following statement in regards to Reuters' special report on International Agency for Research on...


May 23, 2017, 11:22 ET Chemical Activity Barometer Remains Strong But Hints At Slowing Pace Of Economic Growth And Business Activity Into 2018

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), rose 0.4 percent in May,...


May 18, 2017, 12:50 ET New Report Shows Potential For Major Appalachian Petrochemical Industry

An economic report released today by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) shows that the Appalachian region could become a second center of U.S....


May 02, 2017, 09:00 ET ACC: Research Shows No Link Between Formaldehyde And Leukemia

Some scientific reports have a profound impact on government policy. Sometimes, however, there are significant shortcomings in the research – yet...


May 02, 2017, 09:00 ET ACC: New Study Challenges Formaldehyde Cancer Findings

A newly published reanalysis of raw data from a study widely used by chemical assessment agencies to set hazard assessments for...


Apr 25, 2017, 09:07 ET Economic Indicator Marks Strong Opening To Second Quarter; Up More Than Five Percent Over Last Year

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), marked the second quarter by...


Mar 21, 2017, 09:07 ET Consumer, Business Confidence Reach Levels Not Seen In Decades; Optimism Reflected In Increased Chemical Industry Activity

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), posted its strongest...


Feb 21, 2017, 09:07 ET Chemical activity barometer continues steady climb; consumer and business confidence strengthening

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), posted a strong gain in...


Jan 24, 2017, 09:07 ET Chemical Activity Barometer Starts New Year With Strong Gain

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), started the year on a strong...


Dec 20, 2016, 09:07 ET Chemical Activity Barometer Ends Year On Strong Note; Suggests Expanded Business Growth In Early 2017

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), ended the year on a strong...


Nov 22, 2016, 09:07 ET Chemical Activity Barometer Continues Strong Performance With Eighth Consecutive Gain

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), featured another solid gain of...


Nov 09, 2016, 13:30 ET ACC Comments On Results Of 2016 U.S. Elections

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) issued the following statement in response to the results of last night's elections and how ACC will work with...


Oct 25, 2016, 09:07 ET Chemical Activity Barometer Enters Third Quarter with Strong Performance; Signals Business Growth into Q2 2017

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), notched another solid gain of...


Oct 06, 2016, 10:42 ET ACC Launches Ads Highlighting Sen. Blunt

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) announced today that it has launched advertisements complimenting Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.). The ads highlight...


Oct 06, 2016, 10:41 ET ACC Launches Ads Highlighting Rep. Heck

 The American Chemistry Council (ACC) will run advertisements highlighting Congressman Joe Heck's (R-Nev.-03) service to our country and to his...


Oct 06, 2016, 10:34 ET ACC Launches Ads Highlighting Whip Scalise

 The American Chemistry Council (ACC) announced today that it has launched advertisements commending House Majority Whip Steve Scalise...


Oct 06, 2016, 10:33 ET ACC Launches Ads Highlighting Sen. Portman And Rep. Tiberi

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) announced today that it has launched advertisements commending Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Congressman Pat...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:00 ET El sitio web sobre seguridad química centrado en el consumidor se renueva para mejorar el contenido y la experiencia del usuario

ChemicalSafetyFacts.org, un sitio web orientado al consumidor que ofrece información clara, basada en datos científicos acerca de la...


Aug 23, 2016, 09:07 ET Chemical activity barometer suggests accelerated business activity; notches sixth consecutive gain

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), expanded 0.4 percent in August...


Aug 12, 2016, 10:04 ET Industry, Labor Launch Ads Highlighting Rep. Cedric Richmond

 In a combined effort to showcase the positive work of Members of Congress, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) and North America's...


Aug 12, 2016, 09:37 ET Industry, Labor Launch Ads Highlighting Rep. Kurt Schrader

In a combined effort to showcase the positive work of Members of Congress, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) and North America's Building Trades...


Jul 26, 2016, 09:07 ET Chemical Activity Barometer Continues Growth For Fourth Consecutive Month

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), expanded 0.4 percent in July...


Jul 19, 2016, 09:05 ET ACC Launches Ads Highlighting Sen. Moran And Rep. Pompeo

 The American Chemistry Council (ACC) announced today that it has launched advertisements commending Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and...