Americans Needs A National Standard for Cleaning Product Disclosure Read Article Steve Caldeira authored an op-ed for RealClearPolicy about the importance of ingredient disclosure and why it's time for Congress to work with all sides to find a unified federal solution. HCPA President & CEO, Steve Caldeira, Wins National Association of Manufacturers Council of Manufacturing Associations 2020 Leadership Award
Steve Caldeira Wins 2020 Leadership Award
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2020 was a chaotic year for K Street, with the coronavirus pandemic and lobbying battles for COVID-19 relief legislation consuming much of the year. The presidential and congressional elections also kept lobbyists busy while they tried to find ways to network under the new normal of virtual work.

In a busy and challenging year for the influence world, these are the people who wielded their clout and knowledge most effectively for their clients.
Read the Full Story Here The Hill's Top Lobbyists 2020
SEPTEMBER 22 & 23, 2021 | BOSTON, MA ACI’s 5th Future of Surfactants Summit North America 2021 will once again bring together senior
executives and experts from the surfactants industry: manufacturers, raw material producers,
and suppliers, as well asconsultants, regulatory affairs bodies, associations, and other industry
specialists in the cosmetic/agricultural/pharma sector, to discuss the latest challenges and
developments making an impact on the industry.
Sanitation needs will
outlive the pandemic
View Article Steve Caldeira’s op-ed for RealClearPolicy speaks about how cleaning and disinfecting have become more of a priority since the coronavirus pandemic, and that these practices will (and should) remain even after a vaccine.
VIEW ARTICLE Manufacturers provide
a model for reopening
Steve Caldeira, President & CEO, HCPA and
Jay Timmons, President & CEO, NAM, contributed an
op-ed to The Hill on how the manufacturing sector can
provide a model for other companies to reopen.
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NEW VIDEO HCPA is Here to Protect Your
Business and Promote Your Story
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membership marketing video
Protecting Public and Commercial
Spaces from COVID-19
REOPENING AMERICA LEARN MORE Read the Washington Times Op-Ed by
President & CEO, Steve Caldeira
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HCPA WARNS CONSUMERS AGAINST INJECTING DISINFECTANTS AS A CURE FOR COVID-19 It’s critically important to use disinfecting products as they’re intended and according to the directions on the label. VIEW THE ARTICLE Using Disinfecting Products As Intended HCPA Warns Against Injecting Disinfectants VIEW SHOP

HCPA members are the household and commercial product companies who make and sell $180 billion annually of the products that clean, protect, maintain and disinfect our homes and workplaces.

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Household and commercial products help every step of our lives – at home, at work, wherever we are. From memorable moments – like bringing home a first child – to messy moments – like cleaning up at work, these are the products that make our lives healthier, cleaner and more productive. That make our lives better.

On our members’ behalf, we advocate for a common-sense business environment that promotes sound science, innovation and safe environments for consumers and workers. Our members employ 200,000 people in the U.S. and we are proud to share this industry’s significant contributions to the economy, environment, and society.

All to benefit consumers and workers. Every step of the way.

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HCPA is known as the trade association that works
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Our ability to partner with diverse and uncommon stakeholders means that problems are negotiated and solved,
saving companies millions and protecting your company’s ability to run a successful business.

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At the heart of HCPA operations are its divisions. Each division allows the association to effectively address a wide range of issues impacting household and commercial products.
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HCPA provides workshops, seminars, conferences and webinars that address trends, regulations and priority issues impacting household and commercial products.
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HCPA offers publications, test methods and technical guidance, including our Ingredients Dictionary, which is the only source for chemical definitions specific to our industry.
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