How can I find business partners and be in the know on industry intelligence?

    SOCMA’s commercial network helps you find the right connections to develop partnerships with contract manufacturers and customers. We are your bridge to finding suppliers and customers through our lead sheet services, and we are your source of intelligence for end-market insights and product applications. Our ChemSectors network provides the industry intelligence to make key business growth decisions.

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    What resources will help me strengthen my operations, train my employees and improve safety?

    Our compliance and stewardship programs promote and guide the implementation of safe, sustainable and environmentally responsible operations across the supply chain.

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    Where can I get intel on the latest regulations and policy specifically impacting specialties?

    We are a powerful industry advocate. Our regulatory and legislative programs ensure you are always at the forefront of any issues or policies that may impact the way you do specialty chemistry.

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    August 27, 2019

    SOCMA Well-Positioned to Support Industry in Trade Uncertainty

    SOCMA is keenly aware of the instabilities generated by President Trump’s ambitious trade policy agenda. In fact, SOCMA was founded in 1921 largely to address international trade issues, and the need for enhanced participation in the trade space is increasingly vital. Given the global nature of chemical manufacturing, growth of the specialty chemical industry depends… View Article
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    August 27, 2019

    Grace Matthews Advises Epoxies, Etc. on its Sale to Meridian Adhesives Group

    Meridian Adhesives Group (“Meridian”) announced the acquisition of Epoxies, Etc. (“Epoxies”), a leading resin formulator of epoxies, urethanes and silicones. Arsenal Capital Partners (“Arsenal”) created Meridian in 2018 as its platform in the global adhesives and sealants sector, focusing on high-value adhesives technologies.
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