The Business of Chemistry in Michigan

Creating solutions, advancing innovation, and shaping responsible policies.

The Michigan Chemistry Council has represented the chemical industry in Lansing since 1967, and today continues to serve as the unified voice of a sector that supports nearly 120,000 jobs in the state. Our member companies develop products and applications that are vital to the modern world. We help them fulfill their mission by advancing responsible policies that grow the industry and make Michigan a better place to create jobs. We invite you to learn more about our industry and the work of the Michigan Chemistry Council.

The Chemical Industry in Michigan

The chemical industry is Michigan’s third-largest manufacturing sector, and is an essential contributor to every facet of the state’s economy: over 96% of all manufactured goods are directly touched by the business of chemistry. In Michigan, the automotive, agricultural, and construction sectors – in particular – all depend heavily on the chemical industry’s products and innovations.

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Why Should I Become a Member?

The Michigan Chemistry Council is the single, unified voice of the industry in our state. We work hard to represent our members in Lansing, and to provide value through a number of members-only benefits. By joining the MCC, you can help shape policies and priorities to advance the industry and grow your business. Our members play an important role in setting our direction and providing technical expertise to policymakers on important issues.

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