NACD Achieves New Heights with Six New Members and Affiliates

May 08, 2014, 10:54 ET from National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD)

ARLINGTON, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) gladly welcomes six new members and affiliates to its ranks, increasing the association's representation to nearly 430 companies.

"NACD continues to encourage broad participation in our membership and the addition of these companies to our association is a testament to this outreach," said NACD President Eric R. Byer. "Our members continue to demonstrate consistently better safety ratings than non-member companies in the industry. As companies join forces with our membership, they enhance our programs and the stewardship of the chemical distribution industry."

NACD's newest members and affiliates include:

Chemical Distributor Candidate Members:

The Chidley & Peto Company

Arlington Heights, Ill.

Arcadia Corporation

Cordova, Tenn.

Classic Distributing Company

Pacoima, Calif.

Chemical Supplier Affiliates:

Cabot Corporation

Billerica, Mass.

Peroxy Chem

Philadelphia, Pa.

Non-Chemical Handler Affiliates:

BB&T Services, Inc

Anaheim, Calif.

For more information on NACD and its membership, visit or contact Lucinda Schofer at (703) 527-6223.

NACD and its nearly 430 member companies are vital to the chemical supply chain providing products to over 750,000 end users. NACD members are leaders in health, safety, security, and environmental performance through implementation of Responsible Distribution, established in 1991 as a condition of membership and a third-party verified management practice. For more information, visit

Contact: Matthew McKinney
(571) 482-3074

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SOURCE National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD)