ACA pursues policies that seek to improve the standing and reputation of the coatings industry, and serves as an effective advocate and voice on legislative, regulatory and judicial issues at the federal state and local levels.

Policy Priorities

ACA is the voice of industry on matters relating to environmental regulations, occupational health and safety, and policy issues germane to the industry’s products.

Issue Engagement

ACA is the U.S. paint and coatings industry’s leading advocate on national, state, and local issues impacting the industry and is engaged on myriad issues on behalf of its members and industry.

Letters & Comments

Read or download ACA’s letters and comments submitted to regulatory bodies and elected officials.

Issue Backgrounder

ACA’s Issue Backgrounder seeks to educate policy makers on matters important to the U.S. coatings industry, providing detailed background information and offering industry solutions.


COATINGSVOICE is ACA’s grassroots program, providing an efficient way for industry members to get involved in the most critical legislative issues that impact the coatings industry.