EVENT: The Impacts of Ozone Regulations on Jobs in Our Community

You’re Invited – Chicago Ozone Regulations Event (June 29th)

The US Chamber of Commerce will be in town co-hosting an event that you might be interested in, “The Impacts of Ozone Regulations on Jobs in Our Community.” The event will take place on Monday, June 29 at the Loews Chicago Hotel.


The information session will feature industry experts and local leaders discussing how proposed changes to national ozone standards could put local jobs at risk and limit opportunities for economic development in Illinois.


You can register by visiting the following page – https://www.uschamber.com/ozone

The Impacts of Ozone Regulations on Jobs in Our Community

Come and join us in Chicago for an informative discussion of the proposal to lower the national air quality standard for ozone, including the potential employment and economic impacts on Illinois.


Monday, June 29, 2015

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. (Registration and Complimentary Breakfast)
9:00 – 11:30 a.m. (Program)

Loews Chicago Hotel

455 North Park Drive

*Chicago, Illinois*


Register for this event at www.uschamber.com/ozone or call 202-822-2475

65 ppb Ozone Standard Could Burden Illinois Economy & Jobs

34,873 Lost Jobs or Job Equivalents per year

$9 Billion in Total Compliance Costs

$640 Drop in Average Household Consumption per year

Source: National Association of Manufacturers (Feb. 2015)

Sponsors: Illinois Black Chamber of Commerce, National Black Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Keynote Address: Harry Alford, National Black Chamber of Commerce

Featured Affiliate

Phoenix Forging Company

Phoenix Forging Company, a member of the Phoenix Forge Group, is a proud domestic manufacturer of steel tank and cylinder fittings based in Catasauqua, PA. Phoenix Forge was founded in 1882.

“Networking at STI/SPFA meetings has given us new ideas to manufacture our products more efficiently.”

Sonny Underwood
Mid-South Steel Products, Inc.