The American Cleaning Institute (ACI)

ACI and CME Webinar to Discuss Post-COVID Market Trends with Clorox, Croda and Bradford Soap Works

  • Free Webinar on April 13, 2022 at 11:00 am EST
  • Cleaning Product Supply Chain Executives Will Discuss Megatrends, Marketplace Challenges

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) is partnering with Chemical Marketing & Economics, Inc. (CME) to sponsor and moderate an April 13 panel of top executives from The Clorox Company, Croda and Bradford Soap Works to discuss the latest technological and market trends facing the cleaning product supply chain coming out of the pandemic.

Melissa Hockstad, ACI President & CEO, will moderate the panel, which will examine how cleaning product manufacturers and their chemistry suppliers have played an essential role during COVID-19 and how executives are leading their companies after the economic roller coaster the industry faced over the last two years.

The panelists will also discuss the most critical issues impacting the manufacturers, from megatrends, post-COVID impacts on the industry, sustainability, transparency, consumers and customer demands, communications and more.

The webinar, “American Cleaning Institute: Post-COVID: Driving the Cleaning Products Industry Forward,” will be held April 13, 2022 at 11:00 am EST. Register now for free online.

The panelists include:

  • Lisa Pankiewicz | Vice President of Global Stewardship, The Clorox Company
  • Scott Tuchinsky | Business Head of Consumer Care North America, Croda
  • Stuart Benton | President and CEO, Bradford Soap Works


  • Melissa Hockstad | President & CEO, American Cleaning Institute

The American Cleaning Institute® (ACI – is the Home of the U.S. Cleaning Products Industry® and represents the $60 billion U.S. cleaning product supply chain. ACI members include the manufacturers and formulators of soaps, detergents, and general cleaning products used in household, commercial, industrial and institutional settings; companies that supply ingredients and finished packaging for these products; and chemical distributors. ACI serves the growth and innovation of the U.S. cleaning products industry by advancing the health and quality of life of people and protecting our planet. ACI achieves this through a continuous commitment to sound science and being a credible voice for the cleaning products industry.