Representing the Business of Chemistry
The New York State Chemistry Council is a statewide trade association that serves as the premier voice on chemicals, environmental, and health and safety issues that impact chemical companies and the industry at large in New York. We serve our members by providing legislative and regulatory advocacy, information, counsel and support, as well as help them respond to the initiatives and concerns of elected officials, regulators and community groups.
Did you know New York's chemical industry...
Is the largest manufacturing industry in the state at $27.8 B.
Invests $1.1 B to build and update equipment and facilities.
Is the 8th largest chemistry producing state in the nation.
Provides 37,412 direct jobs and 30,113 related jobs.
Click for more facts about the economic impact of chemistry.
Commitment to Explore Recycling Options
The New York State Chemistry Council supports Governor Cuomo and the Department of Environmental Conservation's recent initiative to explore recycling options. Read the press release here.
New York State Drinking Water Quality Council Sets MCLs for PFAS, PFOA and 1,4 Dioxane
On December 18, 2018, the NYS Drinking Water Quality Council (DWQC) made a recommendation to the Department of Health stating that the MCL for PFOA and PFAS should be set at 10 parts per trillion; MCL for 1,4 Dioxane should be set at 1 part per billion. Based on NYS Statute and SAPA, the decision by DWQC still needs to go through Public Health Comment which will include proposed regulations by DOH and a public hearing.
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m.
EHS/ Regulatory Conference Call:
and Lessons Learned
Presented by Richard Pooler
Bond Schoeneck & King
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
New York State Chemistry Council Annual Meeting
Breakfast 7:45 a.m.; meeting begins at 8:00 a.m.
The Albany Room, Empire State Plaza Concourse
Albany, NY 12207
WEBINAR: Air Permitting and Air Compliance Webinar presented by Woodard and Curran
Paul D. Norian
Senior Client Services Manager
Woodard & Curran