Chemical Industry & Green Deal


Regulating chemicals based on the essential use concept

The concept of “essential use” in fact can complement the existing Restriction and Authorisation processes which have the same objective – secure safe use of the most harmful ch...

How can Europe’s Chemical Industry help deliver on the Green Deal?

There is no European Green Deal without a strong European industry of the future.Cefic supports the European Green Deal and Europe’s ambition to become climate neutral by 2050. ...

Our commitment to people and the environment

Background  The chemical industry shares the same goal as all EU citizens; to live in a world where the risks of using chemicals are minimised ...

Chemical Recycling

The European Green Deal is at the heart of the EU’s ambitions of becoming climate neutral. Europe intends to be a world leader in the circular economy and clean technologies. Ch...

Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability

We believe the Strategy should be based on three key pillars – enforcement, implementation and innovation, to help make the EU’s Green Deal vision a reality

Circular Economy 2.0

In 2015, the European Commission published its Circular Economy package to promote the transition from a linear economy into a circular economy, where resource efficiency is inc...