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American Chemistry Council
The American Chemistry Council represents the leading companies engaged in the business of chemistry. ACC members apply the science of chemistry to make innovative products and services that make people's lives better, healthier and safer. ACC is committed to improved environmental, health and safety performance through Responsible Care®, common sense advocacy designed to address major public policy issues, and health and environmental research and product testing.  ACC's Plastics Division represents leading manufacturers of plastic resins.

American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
ASTM is a not-for-profit organization that provides a forum for producers, users, ultimate consumers, and those having a general interest (representatives of government and academia) to meet on common ground and write standards for materials, products, systems, and services.

Automotive Design & Composites, Ltd.
Automotive Design & Composites, Ltd. designs, engineers, prototypes, develops and produces, in limited volume, components and vehicles made from advanced composite materials.

Automotive Recyclers Association
The ARA is the only global organization dedicated to the efficient removal and reuse of automotive parts, and the safe disposal of inoperable motor vehicles.

PlasticsEurope
PlasticsEurope is the voice of the plastics manufacturing industry in Europe.  Its member companies represent over 90% of western Europe's polymer production capacity.

Canadian Plastics Industry Association
The Canadian Plastics Industry Association strives to advance the prosperity and international competitiveness of the Canadian plastics industry in an environmentally and socially responsible manner.

Keep California Beautiful
Keep California Beautiful (KCB) is a nonprofit environmental education organization, chartered by the state of California in 1990. By actively developing and coordinating business, government and public partnerships, KCB encourages grassroots responsibility for California's environment by promoting cleanup, beautification, recycling and waste reduction efforts.

Plastics Institute of America
The Plastics Institute of America is a not for profit organization whose members come from industry, academia, and government. Its primary objective is to help advance the growth and progress of the plastics industry through education and research.

Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
Technical information on cars, aircraft, trucks, buses, and much more.

Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE)
The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) is a network of plastics professionals around the world promoting the knowledge and education of plastics and polymers. Our goal at SPE is to help you increase your knowledge and value as a plastics professional.

Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) -- Automotive Division
The SPE Automotive Division is dedicated to recognizing and communicating technical accomplishments in all phases of new automotive plastics and plastic based composite applications including material, process, equipment, tooling, and design.

SPE Automotive Division - Innovation Awards Program
SPE’s Automotive Innovation Awards Program is the oldest and largest competition of its kind in the the automotive and plastics industries. Dozens of teams made up of OEMs, tier suppliers, and polymer producers submit nominations describing their part, system, or complete vehicle module and why it merits the claim as Year’s Most Innovative Use of Plastics. Applications must be on a commercially available vehicle by November 1st of the year in which a nomination is submitted.

The Motor Industry Research Association (MIRA)
The world's leading independent automotive technology center, provides research, information, consultancy, predictive modelling, development, validation and homologation, and has a comprehensive range of high-tech facilities.

USCAR - United States Council for Automotive Research
Formed by Chrysler, Ford and General Motors to strengthen the technology base of the domestic auto industry through cooperative precompetitive research.

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