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Together, our commitment to bettering society, the environment, and the economy is unwavering. We share our members’ stories with decision-makers at the federal and provincial levels to help shape public policy that supports innovation, investment, sustainability, jobs, and the environment.
Learn about CIAC’s made-in-Canada environmental, social and governance initiative, Responsible Care®.
For nearly 40 years, Responsible Care® has led the journey towards safe, responsible and sustainable chemical manufacturing. Take a moment and read this interactive report that outlines our members’ accomplishments throughout the 2022 calendar year.
Take a look back at 2022 and read about the challenges, events, and many accomplishments from the chemistry and plastics sector.
In 2019, the federal government committed to the goal of net-zero emissions for all of Canada by 2050 and in 2020, the Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act came
into force. Achieving this will require chemistry-based solutions, which includes the plastics sector.
of shipments in chemistry and plastics products in 2021
Reduction in CO2 emissions on an absolute basis since 1992
products Canadians use every day are made with chemistry and plastics
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