ChemDesign is pleased to announce that it was awarded the 2019 Educational Outreach Award from the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates, (SOCMA). ChemDesign representatives accepted the award at SOCMA week, Dec. 4th-6th, in New Orleans. This is the fifth year ChemDesign has received national honors for its excellence in the specialties chemicals industry.
The Education Outreach Award was bestowed to ChemDesign for its successful efforts in the local community to inspire students that chemistry is a valued and necessary educational pathway. In the past year, ChemDesign employees led chemistry demonstrations and discussions with more than 700 elementary through high school students. For a full summary of the 2018-2019 educational efforts see ChemDesign’s blog posts about Educational Outreach and its’ Career Development Program.
“With a dedicated effort to educate young people, ChemDesign has set the bar on engaging and growing the future generation of the specialty chemical industry,” said Jennifer Abril, SOCMA President & CEO.
Since 1921, SOCMA has supported and fostered the growth of the specialty chemical industry by providing a forum to chemical companies located around the world. To learn more, visit www.socma.com.
ChemStewards® is SOCMA’s environmental, health, safety, and security (EH&S) continuous performance improvement program created from industry’s commitment to reducing its environmental footprint and to meet the unique needs of the specialty chemical industry.
ChemDesign is a chemical toll manufacturer in the specialty industry producing intermediates for water treatment, personal care, coatings, construction, and food ingredient application. One hundred and fifty people are employed at its facility in Marinette, Wisconsin. ChemDesign has been a member of SOCMA and is part of their prestigious ChemStewards® program. Looking for an employer that cares about the community? Check out our careers page to see the available positions!
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