Committee on Corporation Associates

Founded in 1952, the Board Committee on Corporation Associates (CA) is the formal link between the American Chemical Society and chemical and allied industries. More than 20 companies actively support the profession and science of chemistry through participation in CA. Each member company pays annual dues that, in part, constitute the CA Grants Fund. CA companies enjoy the following benefits:

  • Vital briefings on Capitol Hill regarding related topics of interest to legislators and industry
  • Networking opportunities with peers from senior-level research and development laboratories
  • Programs to enhance and support diversity awareness within the chemistry enterprise and its workforce
  • Privileged access to market information, technical trends, manufacturing patterns, and market opportunities
  • Specialty presentations featuring key leaders from industry, academe, and government on the timely issues of the day
  • Forums to better prepare undergraduate and graduate students to work in industry
  • Exclusive access to the leaders in research and product innovation

Membership Information

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Corporation Associates Committee

  • Chair: R.J. Wolcik
  • ACS Staff Liaison: Christine Brennan Schmidt

Corporation Associates Subcommittees

  • Strategic Investments and Awards
    • Chair: Anne DeMasi
    • ACS Staff Liaison: Cal Trepagnier
  • CA Member Value
  • Public Policy
    • Chair: Mike Abrams
    • ACS Staff Liaison: Ray Garant

Funding and Awards

Member Companies

Charters & Bylaws

From select Board and Council Committees. These committees all have an ACS membership and member service component.

Strategic Plan

ACS invites all chemical scientists and engineers to join us in achieving this vision.