The ACS Joint Board-Council Committee on Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) duties include:
Developing an informed, constructive, and supportive relationship with the SOCIETY body established by the Board of Directors to manage and conduct the affairs of Chemical Abstracts Service, including reporting of each group's activities to the other
Serving as a channel for information flow between the Governing Board for Publishing, SOCIETY members, and individual Chemical Abstracts Service users to help assure that each party's needs and support are researched, recognized, and appreciated
Encouraging and considering suggestions from the membership concerning CAS and transmitting these suggestions to the Governing Board for Publishing and the SOCIETY's Board of Directors
Responding to requests by the Governing Board for Publishing that will assist in furthering the Chemical Abstracts Service mission
Informing the Council and the Board of Directors of the Committee's activities
ACS invites all chemical scientists and engineers to join us in achieving this vision.