Lawrence Sloan

Lawrence D. Sloan is President and CEO of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA).


Increasing Awareness

SOCMA has helped companies grow, innovate and compete for more than 90 years.
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Supplier Support

Legislators have repeatedly drafted or introduced bills in recent years that would replace TSCA with a system similar to REACH.
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Lawrence D. (Larry) Sloan, newly appointed president of The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), looks back at his career with The Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc. (ASC).
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Guest Blog Post: Insights from the IISRP Meeting (6/2/09)

Synthetic rubbers are used in a variety of adhesive and sealant chemistries and include PCR (polychloroprene) solvent based adhesives, SBR (styrene-butadiene rubber) solvent and waterborne adhesives, and butyl caulks.
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Guest Blog Post: Stick with ASC During these Tough Times (3/31/09)

These days, knowing what will happen with the economy from day-to-day is a significant challenge-much less trying to predict what the next month or year has in store for our industry.
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Guest Blog Post: Maximize the Value of Your Convention Experience (3/10/09)

The ASC 2009 Spring Convention & EXPO offers many advantages ...
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FEICA European Adhesive and Sealant Conference and Expo 2008

Lawrence D. Sloan, president of The Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc., recounts the FEICA 2008 Conference & Expo, held Sept. 11-12, 2008, in Marseille, France.
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This month's Editor's Memo comes from Lawrence D. Sloan, president of The Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc.
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Industry Leaders Panel

How top industry execs see green, growth, international business and the future of the industry.
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Glue the World Together

Reflections on the 3rd ARAC Conference.
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