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  • Health & Safety Performance Report  

    Health & Safety Performance Report

    We are proud to present the results of the 2020 Health and Safety Performance Report. The Report shows the Australian chemistry sector continues to be one of the safety industries in Australia.

  • Policy Priorities  

    Policy Priorities

    Chemistry Australia has identified three key policy themes of responsible, competitive and smart, which it believes will position Australia for success beyond COVID-19.

  • Chemistry For Life Podcast  

    Chemistry For Life Podcast

    Tune into the Chemistry For Life podcast series for ideas and insights from industry leaders on the essential role of chemistry in our everyday lives.

  • Acil Allen Consulting Report  

    Acil Allen Consulting Report

    A new report by Acil Allen Consulting analyses the economic contribution of the Australian chemistry industry, which represents the largest gas-based manufacturing sector in Australia.

  • Responsible Care  

    Responsible Care

    Responsible Care is an initiative of the global chemistry industry to drive continuous performance improvements and support the role of chemistry in creating a safer, more sustainable world.

  • About Chemistry Australia  

    About Chemistry Australia

    Chemistry Australia is the pre-eminent national body representing the $40 billion Australian chemistry industry. The member network represents inputs into almost every value chain in Australia.

  • Key Statistics  

    Key Statistics

    The Australian chemistry industry is strategically significant because of its supply chain centrality. It is a critical enabler of almost every value chain in Australia, a key employer of valuable Australian STEM capability and a driver of innovation through advanced manufacturing.

  • Australian Modern Building Alliance  

    Australian Modern Building Alliance

    The Australian Modern Building Alliance (AMBA) is a Chemistry Australia Interest Group established to engage with industry, policy makers and stakeholders about the properties and benefits of polymer-based construction products.

  • Plastics Stewardship Australia  

    Plastics Stewardship Australia

    An initiative of Chemistry Australia, Plastics Stewardship Australia has been established to support the sustainable use and recovery of plastics.

  • Strategic Industry Roadmap  

    Strategic Industry Roadmap

    The Strategic Industry Roadmap is a proactive initiative of the Australian chemistry industry. It maps the requirements to drive sustainable growth and investment in the industry, and secure long-term benefits for the Australian economy, society and environment.

  • CSIRO Strategic Alliance  

    CSIRO Strategic Alliance

    Chemistry Australia is proud to have a Strategic Relationship Agreement with CSIRO. The SRA combines the capability of the internationally renowned Australian innovation catalyst, with one of the largest manufacturing sectors in the economy, supplying 109 of 111 Australian industries.

  • Members  


    Chemistry Australia is proud to represent businesses across the entire chemistry value chain including: manufacturers, importers and distributors, logistics and supply chain partners, raw material suppliers, fabricators and compounders, recyclers, research, academia and service providers.

  • Executive Team  

    Executive Team

    Led by CEO Samantha Read, the team at Chemistry Australia brings together experience and insight from both industry and Government, including area experts covering policy, regulation and industry strategy relevant to the Australian chemistry industry.

  • Gas Market Transformations Report  

    Gas Market Transformations Report

    The first comprehensive analysis of the impact of higher gas prices on the Australian economy forecasts major impacts to the Australian manufacturing and food production.

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