CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council

Company Description

Cefic, the European Chemical Industry Council, is both the forum and voice of the European chemical industry. It aims to maintain and develop a prosperous chemical industry in Europe by promoting the best possible economic, social and environmental conditions to bring benefits to society. 
 
The chemical industry is a € 500+ billion industry, providing over 1 million direct jobs and nearly 2.5 million indirect jobs in Europe. The chemical industry is the “Industry of Things”. The industry's products are essential to 95% of everything manufactured: hygiene, health, mobility, construction, computers and electronics all rely on the chemical industry. The sector is also critical to meeting future needs, such as developing energy sources or managing scarce resources. The chemical industry is essential for achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals. 
 
Cefic is located in Brussels to represent the industry vis-à-vis EU institutions and involve member federations and companies in European advocacy.  We employ more than 150 people. 
 

Press Releases of this organisation

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2017 forecast shows slight uptick for EU chemical industry production CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 14 Dec 2016 Climate & Environment
Alliance of Energy Intensive Industries supports EU clean energy leadership CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 23 May 2017 Innovation & Enterprise, Climate & Environment
Brexit: Cefic calls for certainty for continued EU-UK trade CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 30 Mar 2017 Innovation & Enterprise, UK in Europe
Carcinogens & Mutagens Directive: Industry and social partners’ unite for greater worker health & safety CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 27 Feb 2017 Climate & Environment
Cefic announces new Director General, Marco Mensink CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 08 Jan 2016 Innovation & Enterprise
Cefic appoints new Public Affairs Director, Cristiana Gaburri CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 20 Sep 2016 Innovation & Enterprise
Cefic boosts communications with appointment of industry native CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 24 Aug 2016 Innovation & Enterprise
Cefic celebrates 10 years of delivering on chemical safety law REACH CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 07 Jun 2017
Cefic joins industry call in support of an ambitious TTIP outcome CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 05 Sep 2016 Innovation & Enterprise, Trade & Society
Cefic looks forward to next 20 years of REACH CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 27 Jun 2017 Innovation & Enterprise
Cefic LRI launches new chemical safety prediction software CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 03 May 2016 InfoSociety, Innovation & Enterprise
Cefic press statement on call for future EU industry policy CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 30 May 2017 Innovation & Enterprise
Cefic responds to Juncker State of the European Union speech, asks for compelling vision for industry CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 14 Sep 2016 EU Priorities 2020, Innovation & Enterprise
Cefic statement on impact of Brexit on the chemical industry CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 24 Jun 2016 UK in Europe, Trade & Society
Cefic steps up cooperation against chemicals weapons discrepancies CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 04 Oct 2016 Innovation & Enterprise, Justice & Home Affairs
Cefic supports transparency measures: Commission and ECHA sign deal to set up EU observatory on nanomaterials CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 07 Dec 2016 Innovation & Enterprise, Climate & Environment
Cefic welcomes Clean Energy Package, calls for assessment of future energy needs CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 16 May 2017 Energy, Innovation & Enterprise, Climate & Environment
Cefic welcomes Commission study on benefits of EU chemical legislation CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 31 Aug 2016 Innovation & Enterprise, Science & Policymaking
Cefic welcomes EU proposals to harmonise rules protecting workers CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 13 May 2016 Health & Consumers, Social Europe & Jobs
Cefic’s statement on the publication of the Commission’s strategy for a Circular Economy CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 04 Dec 2015 EU Priorities 2020, Sustainable Dev., Climate & Environment
Chemical industry key enabler for future EU transport sector CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 20 Jul 2016 Sustainable Dev., Transport, Climate & Environment
Chemicals output followed a flat trajectory: trade surplus up by €1.7 bn CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 20 Jan 2016 Innovation & Enterprise, Science & Policymaking, Social Europe & Jobs
Data is the solution: EU chemical industry offers data to Commission to support ETS reform CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 08 Jun 2016 InfoSociety, Sustainable Dev.
Dead or alive? European business will keep fighting for TTIP CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 19 Sep 2016 Global Europe, Innovation & Enterprise
Energy efficiency debate underlines new market opportunities for EU chemical industry CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 23 Jun 2016 Energy, Sustainable Dev., Climate & Environment
ETS vote signals step in the right direction for EU chemical industry CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 15 Dec 2016 Science & Policymaking
EU chemical industry points to missed opportunities in Waste Framework Directive CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 23 Mar 2016 Sustainable Dev., Climate & Environment, Trade & Society
EU chemical industry reacts to Winter Package: Markets, not targets will drive change CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 30 Nov 2016 Climate & Environment
EU chemical industry stands by its commitment to the Paris agreement CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 02 Jun 2017 Innovation & Enterprise
EU chemicals industry continues to experience flat production growth CEFIC - The European Chemical Industry Council 18 Jul 2016 Innovation & Enterprise

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