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Q2 2024 SOCMA Pulse Poll Provides Industry Snapshot

SOCMA conducted its quarterly commercial pulse poll, which provided a snapshot on the state of the industry and additional benchmarking data. Respondents showed cautious optimism for 2024. The Q2 Pulse Poll indicates the majority of respondents show higher levels of growth compared to 2023, with more effort into new market expansion.

2024年6月10日



OSHA Releases Long-Awaited Updates to Hazard Communication Standard

美国.S. Department of Labor Occupational 安全 and Health Administration (OSHA) issued its final rule updating the Hazard Communication Standard (高碳钢). The 高碳钢 ensures 化学 安全 in the workplace by requiring manufacturers to provide information about hazardous 化学s through labels, 安全数据表, 对员工进行培训. The final rule becomes effective July 19, 2024. 

2024年5月20日


SOCMA Praises Legislation to Reauthorize Key 贸易 Program 

SOCMA strongly supports the introduction of the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Reform Act by 贸易 Subcommittee Chair Adrian Smith (R-NE) with nearly 20 cosponsors, including 17 Ways and Means Committee members. SOCMA has been advocating for MTB reauthorization since 2020 and focused on educating congressional offices on the Ways and Means Committee. 

2024年5月15日

SOCMA Ramps Up 宣传 Efforts on 环境保护署’s RMP规则

SOCMA commends the House Energy & Commerce Committee for holding a hearing earlier this week on 环境保护署’s recently finalized Risk Management Program (RMP) rule. We are pleased that 成员 of Congress took action based on the educational efforts of SOCMA’s 宣传 Committee and publicly turned their attention to the overly prescriptive program, which creates security vulnerabilities and diverts resources from critical security, 安全, 过程改进.

2024年5月10日

环境保护署 Releases 二氯甲烷 (MCL) Risk Management Final Rule

今天, 环境保护署 released a pre-publication of the risk management final rule for 二氯甲烷 Regulation under the Toxic Substances Control Act (污染). While the proposed rule set out to ban almost all uses of methylene chloride, SOCMA was successful in winning allowances for several conditions of use that are critical for SOCMA members.

2024年4月30日

Grace Matthews建议H.P. Polymers on its Transaction with MFG Chemical

Platte River Equity (“Platte River”), a Denver-based private equity firm focused on aerospace, 化学, 工业部门, announced its portfolio company MFG Chemical (“MFG”), a specialty custom manufacturer of complex 化学反应, 获得了H.P. Polymers (“HPP” or the “Company”).

2024年4月30日

SOCMA 政府关系 Update: 贸易 & 供应链

上周, the House Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committees held hearings on “The Administration’s 2024 贸易 Priorities”, where US 贸易 Representative Katherine Tai appeared as a witness to discuss the President’s stances on current and potential trade programs.

2024年4月25日