Congressman Tim Ryan Announces $2,058,844 to the International Chemical Workers Union in Akron

Jul 28, 2015 Issues: Helping Working Families

Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan announces $2,058,844 to the International Chemical Workers Union in Akron, Ohio from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences for hazardous waste health and safety training.

“I applaud the Akron International Chemical Workers Union for securing this funding to implement the necessary training programs to ensure workers in our community are safe and secure. I will continue to fight for investments for our communities that will help hardworking Americans get the training they need to do their jobs efficiently and effectively,” said Congressman Ryan.

This funding was made possible through the National Institute of Environmental Health Science Multi Union National Worker and Worker-Trainer Health and  Safety Training Program and be available during the grant budget period from August 1, 2015 through July 31, 2016.