The National Association of Chemical Distributors, an international association of chemical distributors and their supply-chain partners was established in 1971. Member companies process, formulate, blend, re-package, warehouse, transport, and market chemical products for over 750,000 customers.
To enhance and communicate the professionalism and stewardship of the chemical distribution industry.
To be the premier authority for chemical distribution in the United States, to strive for excellence in its Responsible Distribution Program, to advocate sound government policies, and to promote the continuous improvement of member companies.
A member-voted condition of membership in the Association is a signed commitment to NACD Responsible Distribution®, which celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. Responsible Distribution requires members to continuously improve performance in protecting health, safety, security, and the environment. All member companies are committed to product stewardship and responsible distribution in every phase of chemical storage, handling, transportation, and disposal.