Participants in the 2020 Company Performance Survey will receive an Individual Company Performance Report that displays their company’s operating results alongside the industry comparatives for paint and coating firms similar to theirs. This allows companies to benchmark performance relative to industry peers, overall, by sales volume size, by industry specialty, and by other criteria.
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The 2019 Eastern Coatings Show was held at Harrah’s Resort in Atlantic City, NJ on May 13–15. The show had both a record number of booths and record attendance, with 143 tabletop exhibitors and approximately 1,400 attendees. Participants were able to attend the two-day technical conference with three concurrent tracks covering additives, sustainability, industrial, wood Read More »
ACA Upholds the Efficacy of Antimicrobial Paints Despite Press Release Issued by Northwestern University
Washington, D.C., May 20, 2019 — Northwestern University recently issued a press release based on the results of a study conducted by researchers at its McCormick School of Engineering (Hu, et al, 2019), titled “Impacts of Indoor Surface Finishes on Bacterial Viability.” Questions have been raised about the scientific statements made in the release, which asserted Read More »
Washington, D.C., Oct. 18, 2018 — The American Coatings Association (ACA) is disappointed that the U.S. Supreme Court rejected the petitions of three companies that sought review of the decision by the California Court of Appeal, Sixth Appellate District, in People v. ConAgra Grocery Prods. Co., 17 Cal. App. 5th 51 (2017) (“ConAgra”). ACA believes the California Appellate decision is legally flawed and stands for Read More »
ACA was recognized by the National Association of Manufacturers’ (NAM) Council of Manufacturing Associations as one of the 10 best manufacturing associations for which to work.
CPCA’s Industry Achievement Award is presented to an individual or an organization that has demonstrated exceptional achievement in advancing the interests of the industry and the association’s objectives.
The award is presented annually by the Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering (PMSE) of the American Chemical Society (ACS) in recognition of outstanding contributions to coatings science, engineering, and technology.
The Career Center will enable qualified job seekers to connect with coatings industry employers who will be participating in the American Coatings SHOW, April 10-12, in Indianapolis, Ind.