Latest Updates

SOCMA Show Relocates to Nashville in 2023

The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) is pleased to announce that the 2023 Specialty & Custom Chemicals Show will be held March 1-3, 2023, at the JW Marriott in Nashville, TN.

May 12, 2022

Polysciences Installs Epson ColorWorks On-Demand Printers for GHS Labeling

Legally compliant Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) labeling requires a precise number of unique red icons per each formulation. Polysciences, a global manufacturer of specialty chemical materials for industrial, consumer, academic research, and biotechnology applications, prints 1,000 to 3,000 product labels per day and needed a comprehensive and compliant labeling solution that meets GHS requirements.

December 6, 2022

Cambrex to Acquire Snapdragon Chemistry, a Leader in Continuous Flow API Development Services

Cambrex, a leading global contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) providing drug substance, drug product, and analytical services across the entire drug lifecycle, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Snapdragon Chemistry, a leading US-based provider of chemical process development services to a broad range of emerging and established biopharma customers.

November 21, 2022

Jeffrey Mackey named Senior Corporate Account Director with ACC

Advanced Chemical Concepts, Inc is pleased to announce Jeffrey Mackey, CMFS has joined their Sales Department as a Senior Corporate Account Director. Jeff has been active in the Metalworking Industry for nearly 30 years beginning at Van Straaten/Castrol in R&D

November 10, 2022

Matthew Roberts named Senior R&D Metalworking with ACC

Advanced Chemical Concepts, Inc is pleased to announce Matthew Roberts has joined their Technical Department as Senior R&D Metalworking. Matthew has over 23 years of experience in chemical formulation and the manufacturing industry. He has worked with customers in various industries such as automotive, aerospace, agriculture, and defense. He has a varied expertise in the formulation of products to meet the customer’s needs and is tireless in his efforts to dynamic change through innovation.

November 10, 2022

SOCMA Recognizes 12 Companies Leading in Environmental, Health & Safety

ARLINGTON, VA – The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) is pleased to announce 12 member companies are the recipients of the association’s 2022 Performance Improvement Awards, highlighting their commitment to excellence in environmental, health and safety (EHS).

November 8, 2022


Diversified global manufacturer Milliken & Company was included among the Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces for 2022, a comprehensive ranking compiled by Newsweek in partnership with Best Practice Institute (BPI). Milliken joins other top workplaces noted for putting respect, care and appreciation for their employees at the center of their business model and earning the loyalty and respect of those who work for them.

October 25, 2022