The American Chemical Society is a non-profit scientific society that supports scientific research and inquiry in the field of chemistry. It provides educational and career development programs, products, and services. The Society is an authoritative source of scientific information.

HQWashington, US
Size (employees)1,427 (est)
American Chemical Society was founded in 1876 and is headquartered in Washington, US
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Key People/Management at American Chemical Society

Thomas M. Connelly

Thomas M. Connelly

Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer
Brian Bernstein

Brian Bernstein

Treasurer & Chief Financial Officer
Brian Crawford

Brian Crawford

President, ACS Publications
Kate Fryer

Kate Fryer

Executive Vice President, Membership and Society Services
LaTrease E. Garrison

LaTrease E. Garrison

Executive Vice President, Education
Manuel Guzman

Manuel Guzman

President, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
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American Chemical Society Office Locations

American Chemical Society has an office in Washington
Washington, US (HQ)
1155 16th St NW
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American Chemical Society Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date


American Chemical Society Revenue

American Chemical Society's revenue was reported to be $569.05 m in FY, 2017 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

569 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


Gross profit (FY, 2017)

87.3 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %


Cash (31-Dec-2017)

90.3 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


530.7 m535.7 m552.7 m569 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

465.6 m468.9 m481.8 m

Gross profit

70.1 m83.8 m87.3 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


54.9 m62.6 m83.4 m90.3 m

Accounts Receivable

116.8 m125.1 m146.3 m118.1 m

Current Assets

203.7 m242.7 m222.7 m


106.1 m109.8 m117.2 m123.5 m
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017

Accounts Payable

3.8 m3.3 m

Cash From Operating Activities

30.9 m30.6 m

Purchases of PP&E

(35.1 m)(36.2 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(10.4 m)(24.6 m)
USDY, 2017

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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American Chemical Society Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


431 414 411

Undergraduates Received Scholarships

355 400

Colleges and Universities Included in Current Cohort

185 200

Science Coaches

250 250 250
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American Chemical Society Revenue Breakdown

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American Chemical Society revenue breakdown by business segment: 96.2% from ACS Programs and 3.8% from Other

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American Chemical Society Online and Social Media Presence

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American Chemical Society News and Updates

Endocyte Announces Presentations at the American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting & Exposition

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., Aug. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Endocyte, Inc. (Nasdaq:ECYT), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted therapeutics for personalized cancer treatment, today announced that two posters will be presented by Endocyte scientists at the ACS National Meeting & Expositi…

Mirati Therapeutics Announces Presentation Of KRAS G12C Chemistry Advances At The 255th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting And Exposition

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRTX), a clinical stage targeted oncology company, today announced that a KRAS G12C poster will be presented by scientists from Mirati and Array BioPharma at the 255th American Chemical Society (ACS) National...
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American Chemical Society Company Life and Culture

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