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Chemical manufacturing and distribution industries work together on RC/ RD

Chemical manufacturing and distribution industries work together on RC/ RD

Working in a safe and responsible way for people and planet is crucial for the chemical industry. ICTA has cooperated with the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA) through the Responsible Care and Responsible Distribution initiatives since 2009. In two recent meetings both organisations re-iterated their commitment to RC/ RD and collaboration on these matters.

UN General Assembly acknowledges importance of cooperation with distributors on IEDs

UN General Assembly acknowledges importance of cooperation with distributors on IEDs

The international community has passed a consensus UN General Assembly resolutions on countering the threats of improvised explosive devices (IEDs). These resolutions stress the importance of cooperating with the private sector and in particular distributors.

European Stakeholders Discuss Sustainable Chemical Management After 2020

European Stakeholders Discuss Sustainable Chemical Management After 2020

On 25 October 2017 a conference took place in Brussels to discuss the sound management of chemicals and waste after 2020. It was organised by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment (BMUB) and the German Environment Agency (UBA). ICTA was present on behalf of the chemical distribution sector.