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Sasol's Sven Godorr Joins ACI Board of Directors


Washington, D.C. – June 25, 2018 – Sven Godorr, Vice President Technology at Sasol Performance Chemicals, is the newest member of the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Board of Directors.

At its latest meeting in Washington, DC, the ACI Board elected Dr. Godorr to fill an existing vacancy. His current term will last through January 2020.

The 22-year veteran of Sasol holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering and looks after the company’s Technology Function. This includes the R&D, Technology Development, Product Safety and Sustainability and Information Management teams, in addition to managing the Performance Chemicals portfolio of capital projects. These teams support the global value chains and markets of Sasol’s Performance Chemicals business.

The 23-member ACI Board of Directors is comprised of leading executives from across the cleaning product supply chain.


The American Cleaning Institute® (ACI – is the Home of the U.S. Cleaning Products Industry® and represents the $30 billion U.S. cleaning products market.  ACI members include the 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 oleochemical producers.  ACI ( and its members are dedicated to improving health and the quality of life through sustainable cleaning products and practices.