Keyword: REACh

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Planning for the Unexpected

18.05.2022 -

Dorothee Arns, Director General of FECC, discusses current challenges, market trends and her vision for the chemical distribution industry in Europe. The interview was...

Markets & Companies

On the Way to Climate Neutrality

03.06.2021 -

The EU Commission’s ambitious plan for a European Green Deal, launched shortly before the pandemic struck in early 2020, aims to make the continent the world’s first...

Markets & Companies

Changes in Trade with the United Kingdom

01.12.2020 -

On Dec. 31, 2020, the UK will leave the EU single market and customs union. Regardless of any agreement reached with the EU, the end of the Brexit transition period will...

Strategy & Management

Into the Crucible: Will the European Chemicals Industry Rise to the Circularity Challenge?

30.09.2020 -

Chemicals are a critical, but often overlooked, factor of success for a circular economy. 96% of all products on European markets, from food to medical treatments, from...


Producers Sprint to Follow new SVCH Rules

26.08.2020 -

European chemical producers are sprinting to be ready to comply with new reporting rules for Substances of Very High Concern (SVCH) under an expansion of the EU’s REACH...


CEFIC Encouraged by REACH Data Action Plan

06.04.2020 - In the first progress report on its voluntary action plan for improving Reach registration dossiers, the European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC) said 165 companies joined the...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

CEFIC Analysis of the EU’s 2019 RAPEX Data

17.02.2020 - CEFIC, the European Chemical Industry Council, has published an analysis based on the EU’s 2019 RAPEX data. Through the “Safety Gate” rapid alert system for dangerous non-food...


CEFIC Signs up 59 Members for Action Plan

02.08.2019 - Up to now, 59 chemical producers have signed up for the European Chemical Industry Council’s (CEFIC) Action Plan to re-evaluate their chemical safety data, the producers’...