ASBC Victory: Science Gets Bipartisan Nod from Senate


ASBC is proud of our support for a new federal bill passed by the Senate which will emphasize American jobs and manufacturing while also protecting human health and the environment by helping to realize the full innovation and market potential of sustainable chemistry technologies. The Sustainable Chemistry Research and Development Act of 2019 passed the Senate on Dec. 11, 2020 as part of the fiscal 2021 National Defense Authorization Act. The Sustainable Chemistry Act enjoyed bipartisan support: led by Senator Chris Coons (D-DE), it was cosponsored by Senators Susan Collins (R-ME); Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV).  Read more.