Could you use:

  • Better marketing of your services
  • A way to network with other consultants
  • Help in becoming an even better consultant
  • A real presence on the “web”
  • Enhanced acceptance as an ethical source of information

If so, the Association of Consulting Chemists & Chemical Engineers Inc. can be a valuable tool for you

As a member you get help in marketing your expertise:

  • By marketing the Association’s skill base to potential clients using an interactive and searchable web site,
  • With a membership directory that provides details about all our members
    • Education and training
    • Industrial experience
    • Scope of consulting activities
    • Publications and Patents
    • Areas of specialization
  • With an active Consultant Help Inquiry service to process inquiries and refer them to all active members.

As a member you have an instant network of friends and associates:

  • Fellow members
  • Other similar groups
  • Information gathering ability in many disciplines
  • Links to trade associations and scientific societies
  • A regular Newsletter with current information about the members and their activities
  • Joint meetings with other consultants
  • Laboratory contacts and shared services with other members

As a member you become a better consultant because we offer:

  • A mentoring program that provides experienced counseling for new members
  • Training and skill development programs as part of the regular meetings
  • Fellow members who want to help you and will network with you

As a member your meetings feature speakers on subjects you need to know:

  • Tax laws and the consultant
  • How to be a good expert witness
  • Idea generation techniques
  • Types of consulting contracts
  • Selling your services to clients
  • Case histories of assignments
  • The hidden costs of consulting

As a member you become part of our web site

  • Contains general information about the organization and a full information sheet on each active member
  • A communication link to the Association office for:
    • Members
    • Prospective members
    • Clients seeking help
  • Searchable data base of membership skills and areas of expertise

As a member you will help validate your credentials as a professional:

  • All new members sign an ethics statement and practices are routinely reviewed
  • Members can use the Association Seal and name on stationery and brochures

The Association also operates a Consultant Help Inquiry service for prospective client inquiries.

When a prospective client contacts the Association office about a specific consulting need or possible assignment, this information is immediately sent to all active members by e-mail. Members are then able to offer the client their services in a timely manner.

The client contracts directly with individual consultants for their services. There is no charge to the client for using the Consultant Help Inquiry service.

ACC&CE Membership Classifications

  • Regular Membership is open to qualified individuals who earn a major portion of their professional incomes by providing consulting services.
  • Affiliate Membership is available to members no longer active in the consulting field. They have all the privileges of regular members except voting and holding office.

What is ACC&CE ?

Founded in 1928, it is a non-profit association of consultants serving the chemical and related industries with expertise based on a wide variety of technical and business knowledge

An organization that continues to grow and serve its members using a net-based searchable membership directory that is marketed to potential clients.

Our members provide clients with knowledge and help in many fields

Business Planning Laboratory testing
Ceramics, metallurgy, nanomaterials Litigation & insurance support
Chemical plant operations Market research
Coatings, polymers, additives Mergers & acquisitions
Environmental concerns Oil & Gas
Equipment evaluation Organic & inorganic chemicals
Expert witness Petrochemicals
Facility design/cost estimating Formulations
Feasibility studies Pharmaceuticals & cosmetics
Fertilizers & pesticides Power generation
Patents and intellectual property Printing
Fire & explosion Process optimization
Foods & food additives Product development
Formulation Regulatory compliance
Industrial, specialty & fine chemicals Strategic planning
Industrial gases Surface chemistry
Industrial hygiene Technical management
Intellectual property, patents Troubleshooting

We serve the chemical and related industries with innovative and practical solutions for their problems


To learn more about membership and how to use our services in your business activities:

Visit our web site:

View our recruitment brochure HERE.

Or e-mail us at:

Or write us at: ACC&CE, 514 Corrigan Way, Cary, NC 27519

Or call us at: 908-500-9333

And attend one of our meetings

We can help you become a better consultant now!