Enite Joins Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates

Jan 28, 2014, 13:26 ET from Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates

HOUSTON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Enite announced today its membership to the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates, the leading international trade association representing the batch, custom and specialty chemical industry. The Washington-based group supports chemical manufacturers with commercial and networking opportunities, industry advocacy on Capitol Hill and within government agencies, and initiatives that increase public confidence in the industry.

"Enite has always had a commitment to being a good corporate citizen and member of the batch chemical manufacturing community, so joining SOCMA was a natural fit," said David Perez, Principal, Enite. "Our new membership in SOCMA will help us grow our business and keep up-to-date on the latest issues and best practices for the industry. This membership will benefit not only Enite, but also our customers and community."

"We are delighted to welcome Enite to the SOCMA family," said SOCMA President and CEO Lawrence D. Sloan. "We look forward to their active participation, and we encourage them to take full advantage of our many products and services, such as the online Chemical Services Directory and varied networking opportunities that will be of benefit to them in growing their business. In addition, we welcome their role as a business optimization thought leader at upcoming web-based and in-person educational programs."

SOCMA is the only U.S.-based trade association dedicated solely to the batch, custom and specialty chemical industry. The association's roughly 220 member companies encompass every segment of the chemical industry, from small specialty producers to large multinational corporations, and manufacture 50,000 products valued at $60 billion annually. www.socma.com.

ChemStewards® is SOCMA's flagship environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) continuous performance improvement program. ChemStewards was created from industry's commitment to reducing our environmental footprint and to meet the unique needs of the specialty chemical industry. www.chemstewards.com.

Enite is a management consulting firm serving the energy, chemicals and utilities industries, with a staff that offers more than 50 years of experience in delivering operations and risk management solutions. Blending strategic thinking with hands-on practicality, we work to develop and implement operational strategies that solve our clients' most critical problems.

Contact: David Perez, 1 (888) 964-9559 (ext. 002)

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