The effectiveness of road salt to prevent accidents and injuries is undeniable. The American Highway Users Alliance found that applying it to the roads reduces accidents up to 93%.
In June of 2017, Representative Kristi Noem, South Dakota’s at-large member of the House visited Berry Global, Inc. in Sioux Falls, SD. The American Chemistry Council helped set up the visit to showcase the facility and its workforce to the Congresswoman.
The technology behind plastic piping materials is a story intertwined with that of the American Manufacturing Renaissance in the United States. This story was illustrated to Rep. Dave Loebsack (IA-02) when he visited Performance Pipe, a Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, in Bloomfield, IA in #ACCaugust.
When each nation’s athletes compete on the global stage, there’s no shortage of chemistry in their preparation and execution. And we’re not just talking about team chemistry – that magic element bonding together the members of each team.
Making a mark in your chosen field isn’t an easy thing to do. It’s even harder when you have to be a pioneer for your race as well. This Black History Month, we want to recognize just a few of the black scientists who have made a difference.
The Congressional Chemistry Caucus was established in 2016 in the House of Representatives. The Caucus is both bipartisan and bicameral, as members of the Senate joined in 2017.