Alkylphenols (APs) and alkylphenol ethoxylates (APEs) are high performance, cost-effective, compounds that have been safely used in a wide variety of products and applications for over fifty years. This chemical family is among the most studied in the world. The Alkylphenols & Ethoxylates Research Council (APERC) is a North American organization whose mission is to promote the continued safe use of AP and APE products through science-based research, product stewardship and outreach efforts, within the framework of responsible chemical management.
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