Since its founding in 1938, ACGIH® has been a member-based organization with the core purpose of advancing occupational and environmental health. In the last decade, however, the organization has had to re-think its purpose, mission and organizational structure in light of significant ongoing changes in the profession, marketplace and economy.
In 2011, the Board of Directors began to create a transition plan for becoming a scientific
charitable organization. With the assistance of a consultant, the Board identified some important
changes to the previous Strategic Plan.
Read the Transition Plan.