Executives from The Dow Chemical Company and PQ Corporation have been elected to The Soap and Detergent Association (SDA) board. During its mid-year meeting in Washington, D.C., SDA’s board elected the following directors: Tony Frencham, global business director and general manager, cleaning, The Dow Chemical Company; Paul J. Ferrall, Jr., president, PQ Americas, PQ Corporation. The current term of the new board members lasts through January 2008. The SDA board consists of 25 members; currently there is one vacancy.
In other action, the board elected Seamus McBride, president, U.S. and Worldwide Commercial Effectiveness, Colgate-Palmolive Company, as SDA treasurer. Mr. McBride serves as chair of the board’s finance committee.