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Public Warehouse and Carrier Selection Checklists
Are you choosing or evaluating a public warehouse or carrier? NACD offers warehouse and carrier selection checklists to aid members in their selection process and Responsible Distribution program. These revised checklists are great resources to assist you in interviewing, reviewing and assessing public warehouses and contract carriers. You can download the checklists at the NACD website here.
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New Blog Post: The Copper Anniversary: Seven Years of CFATS
This past Sunday, June 8, was the seventh anniversary of the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program's implementation. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) administers the program, and CFATS is intended to ensure high-risk chemical facilities are secure from unscrupulous individuals who wish to cause harm to this great country. NACD for years has strongly supported a long-term authorization of CFATS to provide more certainty for both industry and DHS. This concept recently gained increased momentum in Congress.
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Promote Your Brand with NACD — Event Sponsorship Opportunities Available
Looking to promote your company brand? Look no further... we can help you stand out in the crowd! Join the list of corporate sponsors and gain year-round exposure to the membership, or you may choose to sponsor any NACD event during the year such as the Annual Meeting, ChemEdge, Responsible Distribution, Regional meetings and more. We can work with you on your goals and tailor the sponsorship to your needs. Interested? Call Roselle Foley at 571-482-3041 or email
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Jennifer Gibson to Lead Regulatory Compliance Sessions at ChemEdge 2014
Is your operations team looking for greater regulatory compliance assistance? Then send your team to ChemEdge on Aug. 19-22 in Nashville, Tennessee. NACD Vice President, Regulatory Affairs Jennifer Gibson will lead a general and breakout session on the latest regulatory updates and the do's and don'ts of regulatory compliance. Register now or read on to learn more about Jennifer's sessions.
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Flag Day is June 14 — Wave Your Responsible Distribution Flag!
Show your company is committed to the safe and secure distribution of chemicals on Flag Day on June 14 — visit the NACD Brand Store and order your Responsible Distribution flag today! Don't forget to take a picture and send to Caitlin at to post on the NACD website!
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Tommy Turriff to Present Update on CEF Programs at Central Region Meeting
2014 Central Region Meeting attendees will be able to learn more about the Chemical Educational Foundation® (CEF) and our You Be The Chemist® programs over breakfast tomorrow! Tommy Turriff, president of TLC Ingredients Inc., will present an update on CEF's educational programs, the upcoming 2014 National You Be The Chemist Challenge®, and ways Central Region companies can partner with CEF to boost STEM educational opportunities in their communities.

Find out more about how you can get involved in supporting science education in your community at

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Last Chance! National YBTC Challenge Registration Closes June 13!
If you haven't already registered for the 2014 National You Be The Chemist Challenge® & Celebration Dinner in Philadelphia on June 23, now is your chance! This year's competition and Celebration Dinner will have the highest attendance in Challenge history — and registration closes June 13! Join us to watch 30 bright middle school students compete in front of bigger-than-ever crowds to prove they have what it takes to be the 2014 National You Be The Chemist Challenge® Champion.

Registration for both events can be completed online, or you may download a printable version and return it by email or fax (703-527-7747) by June 13. Please contact Molly Snyder with registration and/or accommodation inquiries.

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GHS Compliant Labeling Solutions

NeuraLabel 500e is an SAP Partner, GLM integrated solution for GHS/DOT/WHIMS compliant drum labels. With NeuraLabel 500e’s 4-color, on-demand labeling and global label management integration, you can ensure you properly label materials, increase your operational flexibility and eliminate inventories.
Tote, ISO, Offshore Tank Container Sales & Rental

Hoover rents and sells tote containers, transport frames, offshore containers, intermodal (ISO) tank containers and related equipment for the storage and transportation of chemicals, liquids and fluids. Hoover provides a full range of services including equipment rental, sales, reconditioning, tank cleaning, recertification and GPS asset tracking and tank level monitoring services.

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New Challenges. New Risks. New Science.

For more than two decades UL has provided ANSI accredited certification services for drinking water treatment chemicals. UL’s experience, knowledge and dedicated staff provides municipalities’ the confidence that UL Classified treatment chemicals will meet the health effects requirements of NSF Standard 60.


Is employee loyalty dead?
Human Resource Executive Online
A new survey finds a majority of employers have hired a "job-hopper," with nearly one-third saying they now expect workers to have shorter stays. While such applicants may raise red flags, experts advise HR professionals to look at the whole picture when evaluating them.
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Trying to manage millennials? Give up and lead them instead
Don't even try to manage millennials, the largest generation in the workforce. Lead them. Yes, those born just before the turn of this last century are different. They cannot be managed the way other generations have been managed. They must be inspired and enabled through brave leadership.
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The 5 questions successful people routinely ask themselves
Fast Company
While everyone has a different definition of professional success, the one thing all successful people share in common is a drive to be better than the day before. Whether you're looking for a new job, looking to make your company a success, or just reaching for the next rung on the career ladder, forward momentum is key.
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5 reasons why diversity is crucial for success
By Scott Steinberg
As you may have noticed, most working professionals tend to surround themselves with like-minded individuals who have similar backgrounds, experiences and education. But while it's important that everyone on a team buy into the same overarching vision and share similar goals, there are some compelling reasons why it's crucial to work with others who possess different perspectives, skills and thoughts on how to achieve desired outcomes — even if their opinions may run counter to ours.
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