Mitsubishi Chemical America supports the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund with $50,000 donation.

NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In support of those impacted by Hurricanes Florence and Michael, Mitsubishi Chemical America, Inc. (MCA) has donated $50,000 to support the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund. MCA will also be encouraging affiliates and employees to donate and support the communities in which they live and work.

Lisa M. Colby (left) Executive Director, American Red Cross of Upstate SC with Dennis Trice (right), CEO MCA

“These hurricanes have had catastrophic impact on so many Americans and we’ve felt implored to help,” said Dennis Trice, the CEO of MCA. “We’re pleased that all MCA employees are safe and out of harm’s way, but we know many others aren’t as fortunate. As a United Way Partner Agency, the American Red Cross has demonstrated that they are well positioned to help with this type of disaster and we’re proud to support their efforts.”

To increase the level of impact on the communities in which we call home, each MCA affiliate is also encouraging employees to consider making personal donations to the American Red Cross, United Way or other charitable relief agencies of their choice with the goal to provide substantial assistance to most appropriate charity relief organizations.

About Mitsubishi Chemical America

In 2017, former Mitsubishi Chemical, Mitsubishi Plastics, and Mitsubishi Rayon merged to form Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation – combining over 80 years of knowledge and experience across numerous industrial and technological industries. With over 40,000 employees from 378 affiliated companies in 32 different countries, all under the parent company Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (Tokyo, Japan), Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation is a leading chemical company in the world. Headquartered in New York, NY, Mitsubishi Chemical America is one of the 4 regional headquarters established by Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation. Our 21 group companies provide products and services to customers in North and South America.

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