The Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) is the premier trade association representing the interests of companies engaged in the manufacture, formulation, distribution and sale of more than $80 billion annually in the U.S. of familiar consumer products that help household and institutional customers create cleaner and healthier environments. CSPA member companies employ hundreds of thousands of people globally. Products CSPA represents include disinfectants that kill germs in homes, hospitals and restaurants; candles, and fragrances and air fresheners that eliminate odors; pest management products for home, garden and pets; cleaning products and polishes for use throughout the home and institutions; products used to protect and improve the performance and appearance of automobiles; aerosol products and a host of other products used every day. Through its product stewardship program, Product Care®, and scientific and business-to-business endeavors, CSPA provides its members a platform to effectively address issues regarding the health, safety and sustainability of their products.

CSPA Mission

CSPA is the premier association representing the household and institutional products industry, providing consistent value for its members by:

  • Fostering high standards to maximize the safety, performance and sustainability of its members’ products;
  • Influencing and proactively addressing legislative and regulatory challenges;
  • Advising these outcomes at federal, state and international levels; and
  • Enhancing business opportunities for its members.