GAC News

GAC Chemical to help East Pond

Community comes together to stop algae in East Pond. SMITHFIELD, Maine (WABI) - The East Pond Association is looking to stop this year's algae bloom before it even starts. They've begun a new project...



Bonnie Smith Devine Scholarship Award Winner

On May 22, 2018, David Estes from Searsport High School was the sixth recipient of the $1,000 scholarship from GAC Chemical Corporation. The award is the Bonnie Smith Devine Scholarship...



GAC CHEMICAL HIRES CRAIG MARTIN AS VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES & MARKETING

     GAC Chemical Corporation, referred to as “Maine’s Chemical Company™”, is pleased to announce that it has hired Craig Martin as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. ...



GAC Chemical Hires New Safety Director

We are pleased to announce the hiring of Greg Libby as our Safety Director. This is a new position directed at growing the safety program at GAC. His safety management background at N.S. Giles...



GAC helps at Habitat for Humanity in Searsport

Habitat for Humanity Waldo County Waldo County Habitat for Humanity is building another home in Searsport, Maine. The Searsport home is the second house built on land donated by the town. Habitat...



GAC Passes GMP Scored Audit

The need to improve was primarily driven by the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) which was signed into law in January of 2011. The act aims to ensure the US food supply...



Searsport Chemical Manufacturer Celebrating Employee Ownership

A chemical maker in Searsport is celebrating employee ownership. The transition took place for folks working at GAC Chemical Corporation on June 23rd. We’re told the sale was a collaboration...



GAC Chemical Corp. becomes an employee-owned company

GAC Chemical Corp. has joined the ranks of prominent Maine companies such as Cianbro and Sargent Corp. that are owned by their employees. The Searsport-based company announced on Monday that its founder...