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Below is an archive of press releases from 2012, 2011 and 2010. The releases are in listed in reverse chronology, starting with the most recent.
28 November 2013
Statement by Cefic on aoption by European Commission of proposal for a directive on protection of trade secrets
13 November 2013
Cefic and the Japan Chemical Industry Association continue to support ambitious, comprehensive trade agreement between the EU and Japan.
03 July 2013
Cefic responds to European Parliament plenaryvote in favour of ETS backloading proposal, calling the decision detrimental to energy-intensive industries in Europe like chemicals.
27 June 2013
European chemicals output will contract by 1.0% this year before returning to modest growth of 1.5% in 2014, Cefic 's June 2013 forecast notes.
18 June 2013
Cefic welcomes the announcement at the G8 meeting by US President Obama and EU Council President van Rompuy on the kick-off of the negotiations on a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).
17 June 2013
IEA / ICCA / DECHEMA joint report concludes that emerging and breakthrough technologies promise indispensable energy efficiency improvements
04 June 2013
Cefic says protecting innovation know-how is a prerequisite to drive European industry research and development and the jobs that come as part of it.
03 June 2013
Safe transport and storage of chemicals, emergency prevention, preparedness as well as responses to chemical accidents is the focus of a joint project launched by the ICCA, of which Cefic is a member, and UNEP.
The chemical industry has met the second REACH deadline, registering chemical substances manufactured or imported in quantities of more than 100 tonnes per year.
17 May 2013
A letter on energy policy issues signed by Cefic President Kurt Bock and sent today to EU Council President Herman Van Rompuy.
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