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Below is a list of the latest news published in 2017. The latest three stories appear in the Cefic newsroom page.
24 April 2017
Brussels, 24 April 2017 - According to a Eurozone economic outlook report the prospects for global economic activity improved in recent months, despite political uncertainty and increased inflation.
21 April 2017
Brussels, 21 April 2017 - As part of an industry ‘Alliance for a Fair EU Emissions Trading System (ETS)’, Cefic endorses the below recommendations to support the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission to ensure that their coming negotiations shape a fair ETS reform.
18 April 2017
Brussels, 18 April 2017 – This year marks 20 years since the launch of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), a Nobel prize-winning organisation that aims to prevent the misuse of chemicals. A range of high-level events and initiatives have been organised to mark this special milestone.
29 March 2017
Brussels, 29 March 2017 – With the triggering of Article 50 by UK Prime Minister Theresa May, Cefic, the EU chemical industry association, calls for EU and UK politicians to take a pragmatic approach to negotiations
27 March 2017
Brussels, 27 March 2017 – Cefic welcomes a new report drawn up by major global business forces which offers a series of recommendations designed to enhance the efforts of the G20 towards a sustainable world economy.
24 March 2017
Brussels, 24 March 2017 – To mark a historic milestone tomorrow with the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, Cefic has reiterated its commitment to a joint future for industry and Europe. An open letter to Commission President Juncker, Parliament President Tajani as well as Council President Tusk outlines this vision.
22 March 2017
Brussels, 22 March 2017 – To celebrate the achievements of Europe’s highly innovative chemical companies, Cefic is looking for applications for its annual Responsible Care awards ceremony.
16 March 2017
Brussels, 16 March 2017 – A new Accenture study demonstrates the potential of the EU chemical industry to be a driver for the success of the circular economy.
08 March 2017
Brussels, 8 March 2017 – Young chemists are welcome to apply to win Cefic’s LRI Award which this year offers a 100.000€ research grant in the field of dose-response of synergy in combined exposure to humans or environmental species. The deadline is 19 March.
02 March 2017
Brussels, 2 March 2017 – In reaction to EU Council’s Emissions Trading System (ETS) negotiations this week, Cefic calls on the European Parliament to safeguard industry’s ability to invest and innovate, and provide their part of the EU innovation fund.
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