The Ag Container Recycling Council (ACRC) is a non-profit organization that safely collects and recycles plastic crop protection product containers. For the last 25 years, the council has worked diligently to implement responsible and sustainable recycling practices to manage plastic collection for a safer environment. The ACRC is fully funded by member companies and affiliates that formulate, produce, package and distribute crop protection and other pesticide products.
The CropLife Foundation (CLF or the Foundation) is a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt charitable and research organization. CLF conducts educational outreach programs, advancing sustainable agriculture and the environmentally sound use of crop protection products, promoting product stewardship through certification and training programs and funding scientific research into modern agricultural practices. By working with industry, farmers, private and public researchers and educators, the foundation aims to identify both the problems as well as the appropriate solutions toward establishing a sustainable, environmentally sound and economical global agriculture. CLF’s non-advocacy research organization, the Crop Protection Research Institute (CPRI), informs the public discussion surrounding pest management policy through a focus on the economic analysis of agricultural pests, pest management and pesticide use and regulation in the U.S.
CLA is a leading affiliate member of our global federation, CropLife International (CLI). CLI represents the plant science industry via regional and national associations in 91 countries. This vital network allows us to reach out to stakeholders, develop dialogue and form partnerships across borders, creating physical and virtual connections that allow for international advocacy on policies essential to U.S. agriculture and farm exports. These efforts benefit our industry, customers and consumers alike.
Located in Washington, D.C., RISE is the national association engaged at the federal, state and local levels representing the manufacturers, formulators, distributors and other industry leaders involved with pesticide and fertilizer products used in turf, ornamental, pest control, aquatic and terrestrial vegetation and other non-food/fiber applications.