Members of the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) continue to deliver results on environmental stewardship and transparency through their commitment to Responsible Care® – CIAC’s U.N.–recognized sustainability initiative.
Canada’s $50-billion chemistry industry creates thousands of jobs, adds billions in value to our natural resources, and supports Canada’s economic diversity.Learn More
CIAC is committed to working with governments, transportation partners and communities to ensure that Canada has the strongest transportation safety standards in the world.Learn More
The chemistry industry is in the business of solutions.
We’re constantly innovating – making discoveries that will help solve the world's toughest problems, and create a healthier, safer and more sustainable future.Learn More
Responsible Care® is the chemistry industry's commitment to sustainability - the betterment of society, the environment and the economy.Learn More
The Ontario and Alberta government’s recent announcements related to provincial climate change plans send clear signals that the climate challenge cannot be addressed solely through their respective cap and trade or current regulatory programs. CIAC member-companies couldn’t agree more.
Chemical manufacturing is often referred to as the...
Bob Masterson, President and CEO
June 14 2016
The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada is the voice of Canada’s chemistry industry. We represent the interests of Canada’s leading chemistry companies – from petrochemical, inorganic and specialty chemical producers, to bio-based manufacturers and chemistry-related technology and R&D companies.
CIAC is recognized as a world leader in the sustainable stewardship of chemical products. We’re known for being a pragmatic, policy-based organization that represents members’ interests based on solid analysis and scientific data.
Responsible Care® is the chemistry industry’s commitment to sustainability. Its ethic and principles compel companies to innovate for safer and more environmentally friendly products and processes, and to work to eliminate harm throughout the entire life cycle of their products.