The American Coatings Association (ACA) represents both companies and professionals working in the paint and coatings industry.
The paint and coatings industry is an important and dynamic part of our nation’s economy, and plays a key role in creating products that help preserve and protect everything, from our every day objects to our most important infrastructure.
ACA serves as a forceful and effective advocate and voice on legislative, regulatory and judicial issues at the federal, state and local levels.
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ACA’s programs and affiliates are responsible for some of the association and industry’s most essential work. Together, ACA programs and affiliates help raise the visibility and profile of industry.
As the official trade publication of the ACA, CoatingsTech delivers high quality content on major industry updates, science & technology solutions, legislative and regulatory news, and market insights.
CoatingsTech’s February “Special Issue” focuses on Automotive Coatings. Articles trace the development of automotive coatings from early milestones to the latest innovations, including new technologies for refinish applications, color trends, and coatings solutions addressing the challenges of lightweighting.
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Learn about upcoming ACA events, including seminars, webinars, and other offerings.
Each of these pieces work in tandem to offer a general overview of the paint and coatings industry and its contributions.
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