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.
In September, the focus is on pigments. A report on a highly versatile aluminum flake for water, solvent and ultra-low VOC coatings and inks leads off the issue. Next, an overview article details the demand for greater performance and functionality of pigments and reveals how the industry is meeting that demand. Switching gears, an informative article on food packaging coatings shows how dramatic improvements in food safety can be achieved with coatings containing non-toxic bio-based biocides.
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ACA has identified seven priority areas on which it would like to work with the 115th Congress. Meaningful progress and reform on these issues is important to the paint and coatings industry.
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Vice President, Government Affairs